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English definition of “secrete”


verb [T]  /sɪˈkrit/ us  
biology to produce and release liquid, esp. from the cells or body: The thyroid gland secretes hormones that affect growth.
noun [C/U]  /sɪˈkri·ʃən/ us  
specialized biology [C] nasal secretions
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