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eccrinology

[ek-ruh-nol-uh-jee] /ˌɛk rəˈnɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of physiology and anatomy dealing with secretions and the secretory glands.
Origin
< Greek ekkrī́n(ein) to secrete (ek- ec- + krī́nein to separate) + -o- + -logy
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eccrinology

/ˌɛkrɪˈnɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of medical science concerned with secretions of the eccrine glands
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Contemporary definitions for eccrinology
noun

the scientific study of glands' excretions and secretions

Word Origin

eccrino- 'secrete'

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