Definition of


  1. (adj, all) having the sticky properties of an adhesive

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Alternate forms of Viscid

Derivations: viscidity, viscidness

Origin of the word Viscid

  1. "sticky," 1611 (implied in viscidity), from L.L. viscidus, from L. viscum "mistletoe, birdlime" (see viscous). more

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