Definition of Gluiness

1. Noun. The property of being cohesive and sticky.




Definition of Gluiness

1. the state of being gluey [n -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gluiness

gluesticks
gluey
glueyness
glueynesses
glufosinate
glug
glugged
glugging
gluggy
glugs
gluhwein
gluhweins
gluier
gluiest
gluily
gluiness (current term)
gluinesses
gluing
gluino
gluinos
gluish
glulam
glulams
glulisine
glum
glumaceous
glumal
glume
glumed
glumelike

Literary usage of Gluiness

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1. The Horse by William Youatt, John Stuart Skinner (1843)
"The peculiar viscidity and gluiness which is generally supposed to distinguish the discharge of glanders from afl other mucous and prevalent secretions ..."

2. The Horse by William Youatt, Walker Watson, Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1874)
"The peculiar viscidity and gluiness which is generally supposed tn distinguish the discharge of glanders from all other mucous and prevalent sécrétions ..."

3. Medico-Chirurgical Transactions by Royal Medical and Chirurgical Society of London (1830)
"... but even then there is always a degree of viscidity and gluiness in it, that sticks the nostrils together, as it were, from its tenacity, differing from ..."

4. The Principles and Practice of Medicine by John Elliotson, Thomas Stewardson (1844)
"... and it sometimes continues thus for a long time; at others, it soon becomes purulent; but even then there is always a degree of viscidity and gluiness ..."

5. Youatt on the Structure and the Diseases of the Horse with Their Remedies by William Youatt, William Charles Spooner, Henry Stephens Randall (1857)
"The peculiar stickiness and gluiness which is generally supposed to distinguish the discharge of glanders from all other mucous and prevalent secretions ..."

6. The London Encyclopaedia, Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art by Thomas Tegg (1829)
"... are spoiled by them, as they contract by that touch a gluiness from the dead worms, which hinders the silk from winding off properly from the cocoon. ..."

7. The Farmers' Practical Horse Farriery: Containing Practical Rules on Buying by Ephraim Nash (1858)
"The peculiar stickiness and gluiness supp'osed to distinguish the discharge of glanders from all other mucus and prevalent secretions belongs to the second ..."

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