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endocrine

synonym (synonym of endocrine)

  • (noun.body)
    the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream (noun.body)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or belonging to endocrine glands or their secretions (adj.pert)
     

antonym (antonym of endocrine)

  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to exocrine glands or their secretions (adj.pert)
     

hypernym (endocrine IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream (noun.body)
    any of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream (noun.body)
     
  • the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect (noun.body)
    a functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell (noun.body)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF endocrine relation)

  • any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream (noun.body)
    located near the base of the neck (noun.body)
     
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    any one of four endocrine glands situated above or within the thyroid gland (noun.body)
     
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    either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney (noun.body)
     
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    a firm partly muscular chestnut sized gland in males at the neck of the urethra; produces a viscid secretion that is the fluid part of semen (noun.body)
     
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    a ductless glandular organ at the base of the neck that produces lymphocytes and aids in producing immunity; atrophies with age (noun.body)
     
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    the master gland of the endocrine system; located at the base of the brain (noun.body)
     
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    the anterior lobe of the pituitary body; primarily glandular in nature (noun.body)
     
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    the anterior part of the anterior pituitary (noun.body)
     
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    a thin piece of tissue that has become part of the posterior pituitary (noun.body)
     
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    the posterior lobe of the pituitary body; primarily glandular in nature (noun.body)
     
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    a small endocrine gland in the brain; situated beneath the back part of the corpus callosum; secretes melatonin (noun.body)
     
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    cell clusters in the pancreas that form the endocrine part of that organ; secrete insulin and other hormones (noun.body)
     
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    the cortex of the adrenal gland; secretes corticosterone and sex hormones (noun.body)
     
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    the medulla of the adrenal gland; secretes epinephrine (noun.body)
     
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    yellow endocrine tissue that forms in a ruptured Graafian follicle following the release of an ovum; it degenerates after a few days unless pregnancy more.. (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced (noun.body)
     
  • the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect (noun.body)
    a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action (noun.body)
     
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    hormones that affect gastrointestinal functioning (noun.body)
     
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    a hormone secreted by the pancreas; stimulates increases in blood sugar levels in the blood (thus opposing the action of insulin) (noun.body)
     
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    hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity (noun.body)
     
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    hormone secreted by the isles of Langerhans in the pancreas; regulates storage of glycogen in the liver and accelerates oxidation of sugar in cells (noun.body)
     
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    hormone secreted by the pineal gland (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a hormone that is released by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine or vasopressin) (noun.body)
     
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    hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitocin); stimulates contractions of the uterus and ejection of milk (noun.body)
     
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    hormone synthesized and released into the blood stream by the parathyroid glands; regulates phosphorus and calcium in the body and functions in neurom more.. (noun.body)
     
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    hormone secreted by the corpus luteum during the last days of pregnancy; relaxes the pelvic ligaments and prepares the uterus for labor (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    any of several hormones produced in the hypothalamus and carried by a vein to the anterior pituitary gland where they stimulate the release of anterio more.. (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland; promotes growth in humans (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    hormone secreted by the thymus; stimulates immunological activity of lymphoid tissue (noun.body)
     
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    any of several closely related compounds that are produced by the thyroid gland and are active metabolically (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus; affects blood pressure by stim more.. (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    any hormone affecting the development and growth of sex organs (noun.substance)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    a steroid having androgenic activity; obtained from the cortex of the adrenal gland (noun.substance)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    a steroid hormone that is produced by the adrenal cortex of animals; affects functioning of gonads and has anti-inflammatory activity (noun.substance)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    any of a group of chemicals including epinephrine and norepinephrine that are produced in the medulla of the adrenal gland (noun.substance)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    a hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland that controls the degree of pigmentation in melanocytes (noun.substance)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    anterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland (noun.substance)
     
  • (noun.substance)
    hormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary (noun.substance)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream (noun.body)
    the system of glands that produce endocrine secretions that help to control bodily metabolic activity (noun.body)
     

pertainym (of or pertaining to (meaning relating to))

  • of or belonging to endocrine glands or their secretions (adj.pert)
    any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream (noun.body)
     

derivation (.... is derived from endocrine)

  • any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream (noun.body)
    of or belonging to endocrine glands or their secretions (adj.pert)
     
  • of or belonging to endocrine glands or their secretions (adj.pert)
    any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect (noun.body)
     
  • the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect (noun.body)
    of or relating to or caused by hormones (adj.pert)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym part meronym pertainym derivation hormone internal secretion ductless gland endocrinal exocrine gland secreter secretor secretory organ secretion thyroid thyroid gland parathyroid parathyroid gland adrenal adrenal gland endocrine system ductless gland endocrine gland endocrinal hormonal ductless gland endocrine gland hormone

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