exocrine gland definition

  • noun:
    • An externally secreting gland, eg a salivary gland or perspiration gland that releases its secretions right or through a duct.
    • some of various glands which secrete via a duct, typically to the intestinal tract or onto the skin.
    • a gland that secretes externally through a duct
    • An externally secreting gland, eg a salivary gland or sweat gland that releases its secretions straight or through a duct.
    • Any of different glands which secrete via a duct, typically to the intestinal tract or on the skin.
    • a gland that secretes externally through a duct
    • An externally secreting gland, such a salivary gland or perspiration gland that releases its secretions straight or through a duct.
    • some of various glands which secrete via a duct, usually into the intestinal tract or on the epidermis.
    • a gland that secretes externally through a duct

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