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  Words related to secretion

Related / Similar Words: secernment

 

Definition:
  • a functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell;
  • the organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance;

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    Hyponyms: ganoin, ganoine, lacrimal secretion, lachrymal secretion, perspiration, sweat, sudor, hormone, endocrine, internal secretion, intestinal juice, autacoid, autocoid, synovia, synovial fluid, mucus, mucous secretion, saliva, spit, spittle, sebum, royal jelly, musk, nectar, pheromone, galactosis, hypersecretion, salivation

     

    Derivational Morphology: secrete, release

     

    Anagrams: resection, cornetist, cortisone

     

     
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