secernent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin secernens.

Noun[edit]

secernent (plural secernents)

  1. That which promotes secretion.
  2. (anatomy) A vessel in, or by means of, which the process of secretion takes place; a secreting vessel.

Adjective[edit]

secernent (not comparable)

  1. (biology) Secreting; secretory.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for secernent in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

sēcernent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of sēcernō