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ganoin (Also ganoins) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to ganoin

melanocyte

  • noun a cell in the basal layer of the epidermis that produces melanin under the control of the melanocyte-stimulating hormone

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lacrimal

  • adjective of or relating to tears
    lachrymal.
  • adjective relating to or located near the organ that produces tears
    lachrymal.

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epinephrine

  • noun a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action
    epinephrin; adrenaline; Adrenalin.

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thyrotropin-releasing_factor

  • noun hormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary
    TRH; protirelin; TRF; thyrotropin-releasing hormone.

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stimulating

  • adjective rousing or quickening activity or the senses
    • a stimulating discussion
  • verb act as a stimulant
    excite; stimulate.
    • The book stimulated her imagination
    • This play stimulates

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human

  • noun any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
    human being; homo; man.
  • adjective characteristic of humanity
    • human nature

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sudor

  • noun salty fluid secreted by sweat glands
    perspiration; sweat.
    • sweat poured off his brow

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gastrointestinal

  • adjective of or relating to the stomach and intestines
    GI.
    • a gastrointestinal disorder

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gonadotropin

  • noun hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
    gonadotropic hormone; gonadotrophic hormone; gonadotrophin.

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thyroid

  • noun located near the base of the neck
    thyroid gland.
  • adjective of or relating to the thyroid gland
    thyroidal.
    • thyroid deficiency
    • thyroidal uptake

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neurohormone

  • noun a hormone that is released by nerve impulses (e.g., norepinephrine or vasopressin)

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relaxin

  • noun hormone secreted by the corpus luteum during the last days of pregnancy; relaxes the pelvic ligaments and prepares the uterus for labor

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somatotropin

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland; promotes growth in humans
    somatotrophin; growth hormone; STH; human growth hormone; somatotrophic hormone; somatotropic hormone.

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somatotropic

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royal

  • noun a sail set next above the topgallant on a royal mast
  • noun stag with antlers of 12 or more branches
    royal stag.

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prostaglandin

  • noun a potent substance that acts like a hormone and is found in many bodily tissues (and especially in semen); produced in response to trauma and may affect blood pressure and metabolism and smooth muscle activity

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somatotrophic_hormone

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland; promotes growth in humans
    somatotrophin; somatotropin; growth hormone; STH; human growth hormone; somatotropic hormone.

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factor

  • noun anything that contributes causally to a result
    • a number of factors determined the outcome
  • noun an abstract part of something
    ingredient; constituent; component; element.
    • jealousy was a component of his character
    • two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony
    • the grammatical elements of a sentence
    • a key factor in her success
    • humor: an effective ingredient of a speech

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hormone

  • noun the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
    endocrine; internal secretion.

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thyroid-stimulating_hormone

  • noun anterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
    TSH; thyrotropic hormone; thyrotropin; thyrotrophin; thyrotrophic hormone.

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leucorrhea

  • noun discharge of white mucous material from the vagina; often an indication of infection
    leukorrhea.

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fluid

  • noun a substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure
  • noun continuous amorphous matter that tends to flow and to conform to the outline of its container: a liquid or a gas

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adrenaline

  • noun a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action
    epinephrin; epinephrine; Adrenalin.

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lachrymal_secretion

  • noun saline fluid secreted by lacrimal glands; lubricates the surface of the eyeball
    lacrimal secretion.

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pitressin

  • noun hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus; affects blood pressure by stimulating capillary muscles and reduces urine flow by affecting reabsorption of water by kidney tubules
    vasopressin; ADH; antidiuretic hormone.

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parathormone

  • noun hormone synthesized and released into the blood stream by the parathyroid glands; regulates phosphorus and calcium in the body and functions in neuromuscular excitation and blood clotting
    parathyroid hormone.

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sweat

  • noun salty fluid secreted by sweat glands
    perspiration; sudor.
    • sweat poured off his brow
  • noun agitation resulting from active worry
    swither; stew; lather; fret.
    • don't get in a stew
    • he's in a sweat about exams

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corticotropin

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
    adrenocorticotrophic hormone; adrenocorticotropic hormone; adrenocorticotropin; ACTH; adrenocorticotrophin; corticotrophin.

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catecholamine

  • noun any of a group of chemicals including epinephrine and norepinephrine that are produced in the medulla of the adrenal gland

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nectar

  • noun a sweet liquid secretion that is attractive to pollinators
  • noun fruit juice especially when undiluted

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royal_jelly

  • noun a secretion of the pharyngeal glands of bees that is fed to very young larvae and to bees destined to be queens

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growth_hormone

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland; promotes growth in humans
    somatotrophin; somatotropin; STH; human growth hormone; somatotrophic hormone; somatotropic hormone.

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antidiuretic_hormone

  • noun hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus; affects blood pressure by stimulating capillary muscles and reduces urine flow by affecting reabsorption of water by kidney tubules
    Pitressin; vasopressin; ADH.

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saliva

  • noun a clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches
    spittle; spit.

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acth

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
    adrenocorticotrophic hormone; corticotropin; adrenocorticotropic hormone; adrenocorticotropin; adrenocorticotrophin; corticotrophin.

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smegma

  • noun a white secretion of the sebaceous glands of the foreskin

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intestinal

  • adjective of or relating to or inside the intestines
    enteric; enteral.
    • intestinal disease

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melanocyte-stimulating_hormone

  • noun a hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland that controls the degree of pigmentation in melanocytes
    MSH.

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spittle

  • noun a clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches
    saliva; spit.

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sex

  • noun activities associated with sexual intercourse
    sexual activity; sex activity; sexual practice.
    • they had sex in the back seat
  • noun either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided
    • the war between the sexes

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perspiration

  • noun salty fluid secreted by sweat glands
    sudor; sweat.
    • sweat poured off his brow
  • noun the process of the sweat glands of the skin secreting a salty fluid
    sweating; diaphoresis; hidrosis; sudation.
    • perspiration is a homeostatic process

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growth

  • noun (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level
    development; ontogenesis; maturation; ontogeny; growing.
    • he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children
  • noun a progression from simpler to more complex forms
    • the growth of culture

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adrenocorticotrophin

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
    adrenocorticotrophic hormone; corticotropin; adrenocorticotropic hormone; adrenocorticotropin; ACTH; corticotrophin.

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thyrotrophic

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thyrotrophin

  • noun anterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
    TSH; thyroid-stimulating hormone; thyrotropic hormone; thyrotropin; thyrotrophic hormone.

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adrenocorticotrophic

  • adjective satellite stimulating or acting on the adrenal cortex
    adrenocorticotropic.

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mucous

  • adjective of or secreting or covered with or resembling mucus
    mucose.
    • mucous tissue
    • mucous glands of the intestine

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adrenocorticotropic

  • adjective satellite stimulating or acting on the adrenal cortex
    adrenocorticotrophic.

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hypothalamic_releasing_hormone

  • noun any of several hormones produced in the hypothalamus and carried by a vein to the anterior pituitary gland where they stimulate the release of anterior pituitary hormones; each of these hormones causes the anterior pituitary to secrete a specific hormone
    releasing factor; RH; hypothalamic releasing factor; releasing hormone.

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releasing_hormone

  • noun a substance produced by the hypothalamus that is capable of accelerating the secretion of a given hormone by the anterior pituitary gland
    RF; releasing factor.
  • noun any of several hormones produced in the hypothalamus and carried by a vein to the anterior pituitary gland where they stimulate the release of anterior pituitary hormones; each of these hormones causes the anterior pituitary to secrete a specific hormone
    releasing factor; hypothalamic releasing hormone; RH; hypothalamic releasing factor.

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protirelin

  • noun hormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary
    TRH; thyrotropin-releasing factor; TRF; thyrotropin-releasing hormone.

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pitocin

  • noun hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitocin); stimulates contractions of the uterus and ejection of milk
    oxytocin.

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adrenocorticotropin

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
    adrenocorticotrophic hormone; corticotropin; adrenocorticotropic hormone; ACTH; adrenocorticotrophin; corticotrophin.

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booger

  • noun an imaginary monster used to frighten children
    bugaboo; boogeyman; bogeyman; bugbear.
  • noun dried nasal mucus

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sex_hormone

  • noun any hormone affecting the development and growth of sex organs
    steroid hormone; steroid.

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adrenocorticotropic_hormone

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
    adrenocorticotrophic hormone; corticotropin; adrenocorticotropin; ACTH; adrenocorticotrophin; corticotrophin.

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thymosin

  • noun hormone secreted by the thymus; stimulates immunological activity of lymphoid tissue

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steroid

  • noun any of several fat-soluble organic compounds having as a basis 17 carbon atoms in four rings; many have important physiological effects
  • noun any hormone affecting the development and growth of sex organs
    steroid hormone; sex hormone.

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synovia

  • noun viscid lubricating fluid secreted by the membrane lining joints and tendon sheaths etc.
    synovial fluid.

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autacoid

  • noun any physiologically active internal secretion especially one of uncertain classification
    autocoid.

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somatotrophin

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland; promotes growth in humans
    somatotropin; growth hormone; STH; human growth hormone; somatotrophic hormone; somatotropic hormone.

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sputum

  • noun expectorated matter; saliva mixed with discharges from the respiratory passages; in ancient and medieval physiology it was believed to cause sluggishness
    phlegm.

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somatotrophic

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jelly

  • noun an edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating for foods
    gelatin.
  • noun a preserve made of the jelled juice of fruit

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thyrotropic_hormone

  • noun anterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
    TSH; thyroid-stimulating hormone; thyrotropin; thyrotrophin; thyrotrophic hormone.

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secretion

  • noun the organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance
    secernment.
  • noun a functionally specialized substance (especially one that is not a waste) released from a gland or cell

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somatotropic_hormone

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland; promotes growth in humans
    somatotrophin; somatotropin; growth hormone; STH; human growth hormone; somatotrophic hormone.

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insulin

  • noun hormone secreted by the isles of Langerhans in the pancreas; regulates storage of glycogen in the liver and accelerates oxidation of sugar in cells

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epinephrin

  • noun a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action
    adrenaline; epinephrine; Adrenalin.

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adrenalin

  • noun a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action
    epinephrin; adrenaline; epinephrine.

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glucagon

  • noun a hormone secreted by the pancreas; stimulates increases in blood sugar levels in the blood (thus opposing the action of insulin)

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vasopressin

  • noun hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus; affects blood pressure by stimulating capillary muscles and reduces urine flow by affecting reabsorption of water by kidney tubules
    Pitressin; ADH; antidiuretic hormone.

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sebum

  • noun the oily secretion of the sebaceous glands; with perspiration it moistens and protects the skin

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leukorrhea

  • noun discharge of white mucous material from the vagina; often an indication of infection
    leucorrhea.

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lacrimal_secretion

  • noun saline fluid secreted by lacrimal glands; lubricates the surface of the eyeball
    lachrymal secretion.

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autocoid

  • noun any physiologically active internal secretion especially one of uncertain classification
    autacoid.

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adrenocorticotrophic_hormone

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
    corticotropin; adrenocorticotropic hormone; adrenocorticotropin; ACTH; adrenocorticotrophin; corticotrophin.

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gonadotropic_hormone

  • noun hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
    gonadotrophic hormone; gonadotrophin; gonadotropin.

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glucocorticoid

  • noun a steroid hormone that is produced by the adrenal cortex of animals; affects functioning of gonads and has anti-inflammatory activity

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intestinal_juice

  • noun secretions by glands lining the walls of the intestines

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drool

  • noun pretentious or silly talk or writing
    taradiddle; boloney; humbug; bilgewater; tarradiddle; tosh; bosh; baloney; tommyrot; twaddle.
  • noun saliva spilling from the mouth
    drivel; dribble; slobber.

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thyroid_hormone

  • noun any of several closely related compounds that are produced by the thyroid gland and are active metabolically

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musk

  • noun an odorous glandular secretion from the male musk deer; used as a perfume fixative
  • noun the scent of a greasy glandular secretion from the male musk deer

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spit

  • noun a narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea
    tongue.
  • noun a clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches
    spittle; saliva.

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releasing

  • adjective satellite emotionally purging (of e.g. art)
    cathartic.
  • verb release, as from one's grip
    release; relinquish; let go; let go of.
    • Let go of the door handle, please!
    • relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall

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ganoin

  • noun shiny substance that resemble enamel and is secreted by the corium of certain fishes (especially ganoid fishes) and composes the outer layer of their scales
    ganoine.

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internal_secretion

  • noun the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
    endocrine; hormone.

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mucous_secretion

  • noun protective secretion of the mucus membranes; in the gut it lubricates the passage of food and protects the epithelial cells; in the nose and throat and lungs it can make it difficult for bacteria to penetrate the body through the epithelium
    mucus.

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synovial_fluid

  • noun viscid lubricating fluid secreted by the membrane lining joints and tendon sheaths etc.
    synovia.

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thyrotropin-releasing_hormone

  • noun hormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary
    TRH; protirelin; thyrotropin-releasing factor; TRF.

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oxytocin

  • noun hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitocin); stimulates contractions of the uterus and ejection of milk
    Pitocin.

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corticotrophin

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
    adrenocorticotrophic hormone; corticotropin; adrenocorticotropic hormone; adrenocorticotropin; ACTH; adrenocorticotrophin.

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dribble

  • noun flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
    trickle; drip.
    • there's a drip through the roof
  • noun saliva spilling from the mouth
    drool; drivel; slobber.

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adh

  • noun hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name Pitressin) and also by nerve endings in the hypothalamus; affects blood pressure by stimulating capillary muscles and reduces urine flow by affecting reabsorption of water by kidney tubules
    Pitressin; vasopressin; antidiuretic hormone.

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gonadotrophic_hormone

  • noun hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
    gonadotropic hormone; gonadotrophin; gonadotropin.

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hypothalamic_releasing_factor

  • noun any of several hormones produced in the hypothalamus and carried by a vein to the anterior pituitary gland where they stimulate the release of anterior pituitary hormones; each of these hormones causes the anterior pituitary to secrete a specific hormone
    releasing factor; hypothalamic releasing hormone; RH; releasing hormone.

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lachrymal

  • adjective of or relating to tears
    lacrimal.
  • adjective relating to or located near the organ that produces tears
    lacrimal.

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pheromone

  • noun a chemical substance secreted externally by some animals (especially insects) that influences the physiology or behavior of other animals of the same species

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gi_hormones

  • noun hormones that affect gastrointestinal functioning
    gastrointestinal hormone.

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mucus

  • noun protective secretion of the mucus membranes; in the gut it lubricates the passage of food and protects the epithelial cells; in the nose and throat and lungs it can make it difficult for bacteria to penetrate the body through the epithelium
    mucous secretion.

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juice

  • noun the liquid part that can be extracted from plant or animal tissue by squeezing or cooking
  • noun energetic vitality
    • her creative juices were flowing

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gastrointestinal_hormone

  • noun hormones that affect gastrointestinal functioning
    GI hormones.

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melatonin

  • noun hormone secreted by the pineal gland

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gonadotrophin

  • noun hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
    gonadotropic hormone; gonadotrophic hormone; gonadotropin.

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slobber

  • noun saliva spilling from the mouth
    drool; drivel; dribble.
  • verb let saliva drivel from the mouth
    slabber; drivel; slaver; drool; dribble.
    • The baby drooled

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adrenosterone

  • noun a steroid having androgenic activity; obtained from the cortex of the adrenal gland

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snot

  • noun a person regarded as arrogant and annoying
    snob; snoot; prig.
  • noun nasal mucus

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thyrotropin

  • noun anterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
    TSH; thyroid-stimulating hormone; thyrotropic hormone; thyrotrophin; thyrotrophic hormone.

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internal

  • adjective happening or arising or located within some limits or especially surface
    • internal organs
    • internal mechanism of a toy
    • internal party maneuvering
  • adjective satellite occurring within an institution or community
    intragroup.
    • intragroup squabbling within the corporation

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parathyroid

  • noun any one of four endocrine glands situated above or within the thyroid gland
    parathyroid gland.

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ganoine

  • noun shiny substance that resemble enamel and is secreted by the corium of certain fishes (especially ganoid fishes) and composes the outer layer of their scales
    ganoin.

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thyrotropic

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steroid_hormone

  • noun any hormone affecting the development and growth of sex organs
    steroid; sex hormone.

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endocrine

  • noun the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
    hormone; internal secretion.
  • noun any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream
    ductless gland; endocrine gland.

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drivel

  • noun a worthless message
    garbage.
  • noun saliva spilling from the mouth
    drool; dribble; slobber.

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tobacco_juice

  • noun saliva colored brown by tobacco (snuff or chewing tobacco)

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tobacco

  • noun leaves of the tobacco plant dried and prepared for smoking or ingestion
    baccy.
  • noun aromatic annual or perennial herbs and shrubs
    tobacco plant.

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releasing_factor

  • noun a substance produced by the hypothalamus that is capable of accelerating the secretion of a given hormone by the anterior pituitary gland
    RF; releasing hormone.
  • noun any of several hormones produced in the hypothalamus and carried by a vein to the anterior pituitary gland where they stimulate the release of anterior pituitary hormones; each of these hormones causes the anterior pituitary to secrete a specific hormone
    hypothalamic releasing hormone; RH; hypothalamic releasing factor; releasing hormone.

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antidiuretic

  • noun a drug that limits the formation of urine
    antidiuretic drug.

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parathyroid_hormone

  • noun hormone synthesized and released into the blood stream by the parathyroid glands; regulates phosphorus and calcium in the body and functions in neuromuscular excitation and blood clotting
    parathormone.

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thyrotrophic_hormone

  • noun anterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
    TSH; thyroid-stimulating hormone; thyrotropic hormone; thyrotropin; thyrotrophin.

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human_growth_hormone

  • noun a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland; promotes growth in humans
    somatotrophin; somatotropin; growth hormone; STH; somatotrophic hormone; somatotropic hormone.

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phlegm

  • noun apathy demonstrated by an absence of emotional reactions
    stolidity; impassiveness; unemotionality; impassivity; indifference; emotionlessness.
  • noun expectorated matter; saliva mixed with discharges from the respiratory passages; in ancient and medieval physiology it was believed to cause sluggishness
    sputum.

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