Definition of “neuroendocrine” - English Dictionary

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“neuroendocrine” in British English

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neuroendocrineadjective

uk /ˌnjʊə.rəʊˈen.də.krɪn/ us /ˌnʊr.oʊˈen.də.krɪn/ specialized

relating to the release of hormones into the bloodstream after being stimulated by a nerve:

a neuroendocrine cell
a neuroendocrine tumour

(Definition of “neuroendocrine” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)