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secretion

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secretion

noun se·cre·tion \si-ˈkrē-shən\

Definition of SECRETION

1
:  the process of segregating, elaborating, and releasing some material either functionally specialized (as saliva) or isolated for excretion (as urine)
2
:  a product of secretion formed by an animal or plant; especially :  one performing a specific useful function in the organism
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