merocrine


mero·crine

adj \ˈmer-ə-krən, -ˌkrīn, -ˌkrēn\

Definition of MEROCRINE

: producing a secretion that is discharged without major damage to the secreting cells <merocrine glands>; also : of or produced by a merocrine gland <a merocrine secretion>—compare apocrine, eccrine, holocrine

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