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se·cre·to·ry

 (sĭ-krē′tə-rē)
adj.
Relating to or performing secretion.

secretory

(sɪˈkriːtərɪ) or

secretive

adj
(Physiology) of, relating to, or producing a secretion: a secretory cell; secretory function.

se•cre•to•ry

(sɪˈkri tə ri)

adj.
1. pertaining to secretion.
2. performing the process of secretion.
[1685–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.secretory - of or relating to or producing a secretion; " a secretory cell"
Translations

secretory

adj gland etcsekretorisch

se·cre·to·ry

a. secretor-a, que tiene la propiedad de secretar;
___ capillariescapilares secretores;
___ carcinomacarcinoma ___;
___ fiberfibra ___;
___ nervenervio ___.

secretory

adj secretorio
References in periodicals archive ?
However, 60% of the total pIgR in mucosal secretions is present as pIgR without dimeric IgA or IgM as the so-called free secretory component (FSC) (1).
These are human intestinal epithelial cells which produce the secretory component of immunoglobulin A and carcinoembryonic antigen.
Evaluation of monoclonal antibodies with specificity for human IgA, IgA subclasses and allotypes and secretory component.