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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Serous  \Se"rous\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  s['e]reux.  See  {Serum}.]  (Physiol.) 
  a  Thin;  watery;  like  serum;  as  the  serous  fluids. 
  b  Of  or  pertaining  to  serum;  as  the  serous  glands, 
  membranes,  layers.  See  {Serum}. 
 
  {Serous  membrane}.  (Anat.)  See  under  {Membrane}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  serous 
  adj  :  of  or  producing  or  containing  serum;  "a  serous  exudate" 




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