Translation of "pheromone" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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pheromonenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfer.ə.məʊn/ us /ˈfer.ə.moʊn/ specialized

a chemical substance released by an animal that influences the behaviour of another animal of the same type, for example by attracting it sexually

(动物分泌的可影响同种生物行为的)信息素,外激素

(Translation of “pheromone” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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