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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of the glands of the system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream.

Usage examples (34)
  • endocrine system
  • The vibrations from the environment are picked up by the hormonal interface that we call the endocrine system.
  • These substances are known as endocrine disrupters.
  • Synthetic estrogens are part of a group of chemicals called endocrine disrupters. for more
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