secretor

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n secretor any of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n secretor One who or that which secretes; specifically, a secreting organ: as, the silk-secretor of a spider.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Secretor a secreting organ
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. secernĕre, secretum.