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English definition of “neuroendocrine”

neuroendocrine

adjective     /ˌnjʊə.rəʊ.ˈen.də.krɪn/ US  /ˌnʊər.oʊ.ˈen.də.krɪn/ specialized
relating to the release of hormones into the bloodstream after being stimulated by a nerve : a neuroendocrine cell a neuroendocrine tumour Substances and structures in the body
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