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1. secretion

noun. ['səˈkriːʃən'] the organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance.

Synonyms

  • biological process
  • organic process
  • salivation
  • hypersecretion
  • secernment

Antonyms

  • anabolism
  • development

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Words that Rhyme with Secretion

  • carburetion
  • excretion
  • completion
  • depletion
  • venetian
  • phoenician
  • deletion
  • accretion
  • grecian
  • tieszen

Example sentences of the word secretion


1. Noun, singular or mass
This is caused by excessive secretion of stomach acid.

2. secretion

noun. ['səˈkriːʃən'] a functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell.

Synonyms

  • synovial fluid
  • ganoine
  • pheromone
  • humour
  • liquid body substance
  • bodily fluid
  • autacoid
  • synovia
  • perspiration
  • sudor
  • lachrymal secretion
  • spit
  • mucous secretion
  • royal jelly
  • saliva
  • mucus
  • humor
  • endocrine
  • musk
  • internal secretion
  • intestinal juice
  • nectar
  • lacrimal secretion
  • sweat
  • body fluid
  • autocoid
  • spittle
  • sebum
  • ganoin

Antonyms

  • ill humor
  • exocrine
  • anovulation
  • nondevelopment
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