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incretion

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noun in·cre·tion \in-ˈkrē-shən\

Medical Definition of incretion

  1. 1:  internal secretion :  secretion into the blood or tissues rather than into a cavity or outlet of the body

  2. 2:  a product of internal secretion :  autacoid, hormone

incretionary

\-shə-ˌner-ē\play adjective

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