hyposecretion

noun
hy·​po·​se·​cre·​tion | \ ˌhī-pō-si-ˈkrē-shən How to pronounce hyposecretion (audio) \

Medical Definition of hyposecretion

: production of a bodily secretion at an abnormally slow rate or in abnormally small quantities

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