mucilage

Plant vs Mucilage - What's the difference?

plant | mucilage |


As nouns the difference between plant and mucilage

is that plant is an organism that is not an animal, especially an organism capable of photosynthesis typically a small or herbaceous organism of this kind, rather than a tree while mucilage is a thick gluey substance (gum) produced by many plants and some microorganisms.

As a verb plant

is to place (a seed or plant) in soil or other substrate in order that it may live and grow.

Gum vs Mucilage - What's the difference?

gum | mucilage |


As nouns the difference between gum and mucilage

is that gum is (often|in the plural) the flesh round the teeth or gum can be (uncountable) any of various viscous or sticky substances that are exuded by certain plants while mucilage is a thick gluey substance (gum) produced by many plants and some microorganisms.

As a verb gum

is to chew, especially of a toothless person or animal or gum can be (sometimes with up) to apply an adhesive or gum to; to make sticky by applying a sticky substance to.

Mucilage vs Mucigel - What's the difference?

mucilage | mucigel |

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