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1. endocrine

noun. ['ˈɛndoʊˌkraɪn'] any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream.

Synonyms

  • pineal gland
  • pars nervosa
  • ductless gland
  • secreter
  • pars distilis
  • islands of Langerhans
  • adenohypophysis
  • adrenal medulla
  • pars intermedia
  • suprarenal gland
  • pineal body
  • thymus
  • anterior pituitary gland
  • pituitary
  • gonad
  • gland
  • pituitary gland
  • prostate gland
  • isles of Langerhans
  • adrenal cortex
  • parathyroid
  • prostate
  • endocrine gland
  • epiphysis cerebri
  • epiphysis
  • secretory organ
  • parathyroid gland
  • posterior pituitary gland
  • anterior pituitary
  • pars anterior
  • corpus luteum
  • secretor
  • thymus gland
  • pituitary body
  • posterior pituitary
  • endocrine system
  • sex gland
  • adrenal
  • hypophysis
  • neurohypophysis
  • thyroid gland
  • thyroid
  • islets of Langerhans

Antonyms

  • lacrimal gland
  • cervical glands of the uterus
  • duct gland
  • secreter

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Example sentences of the word endocrine


1. Noun, singular or mass
These hormones travel from an endocrine gland to a target cell, via the blood stream.

2. Adjective
The body’s endocrine system interacts with the lymphatic system and boosts the overall health of human immunity.

2. endocrine

noun. ['ˈɛndoʊˌkraɪn'] the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect.

Synonyms

  • gastrointestinal hormone
  • parathormone
  • Pitressin
  • glucocorticoid
  • TRF
  • thyrotropin-releasing hormone
  • thyroid hormone
  • TRH
  • somatotropic hormone
  • epinephrine
  • releasing hormone
  • MSH
  • somatotrophin
  • glucagon
  • adrenosterone
  • thyrotropin-releasing factor
  • corticotropin
  • thyrotropic hormone
  • Pitocin
  • thyrotrophic hormone
  • secretion
  • catecholamine
  • steroid
  • STH
  • somatotropin
  • releasing factor
  • TSH
  • gonadotrophin
  • parathyroid hormone
  • adrenocorticotropin
  • gonadotropic hormone
  • epinephrin
  • gonadotropin
  • ADH
  • hypothalamic releasing hormone
  • sex hormone
  • protirelin
  • relaxin
  • human growth hormone
  • neurohormone
  • adrenocorticotrophin
  • RH
  • gonadotrophic hormone
  • vasopressin
  • oxytocin
  • antidiuretic hormone
  • melanocyte-stimulating hormone
  • internal secretion
  • melatonin
  • thyroid-stimulating hormone
  • adrenocorticotropic hormone
  • hypothalamic releasing factor
  • corticotrophin
  • adrenaline
  • thyrotrophin
  • Adrenalin
  • somatotrophic hormone
  • thymosin
  • growth hormone
  • ACTH
  • insulin
  • GI hormones
  • steroid hormone
  • thyrotropin
  • adrenocorticotrophic hormone

Antonyms

  • salivary gland
  • mammary gland
  • oil gland
  • sweat gland

3. endocrine

adjective. ['ˈɛndoʊˌkraɪn'] of or belonging to endocrine glands or their secretions.

Antonyms

  • cortex
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