secretagogue


se·cre·ta·gogue

noun \si-ˈkrē-tə-ˌgäg\

Definition of SECRETAGOGUE

:  a substance stimulating secretion (as by the stomach or pancreas)

Origin of SECRETAGOGUE

secretion + -agogue
First Known Use: 1919

se·cre·ta·gogue

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SECRETAGOGUE

: a substance that stimulates secretion (as by the stomach or pancreas)

Variants of SECRETAGOGUE

se·cre·ta·gogue also se·cre·to·gogue \si-ˈkrēt-ə-ˌgäg\

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