autacoid definition

  • noun:
    • An organic material, like a hormone, stated in one section of an organism and transported because of the bloodstream, lymph, or sap to a different the main system in which it exerts a physiologic effect on that component.
    • A hormone or similar ingredient
    • any physiologically energetic internal secretion, specifically among unsure classification.
    • any physiologically energetic inner release specifically among uncertain classification

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