eccrinology

noun
ec·​cri·​nol·​o·​gy | \ ˌek-rə-ˈnäl-ə-jē How to pronounce eccrinology (audio) \
plural eccrinologies

Medical Definition of eccrinology

: a branch of physiology that deals with secretion and secretory organs

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