secretor

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Etymology[edit]

secrete +‎ -or.

Noun[edit]

secretor (plural secretors)

  1. A person who or animal that secretes (emits a bodily fluid).
  2. A person who secretes comparatively large quantities of blood-group antigens in their bodily fluids.
  3. (physiology) A cell, tissue or organ such as a gland, that produces a bodily secretion.

Antonyms[edit]

  • (person who secretes blood-group antigens in their bodily fluids): nonsecretor

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