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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: of or belonging to endocrine glands or their secretions; "endocrine system" [syn: {endocrine}, {endocrinal}] [ant: {exocrine}]


1: the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect [syn: {hormone}, {endocrine}, {internal secretion}]

2: any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream [syn: {endocrine gland}, {endocrine}, {ductless gland}]

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