secreting


secreting

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  • Secreting — Secrete Se*crete , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Secreted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Secreting}.] [L. secretus separated, secret, hidden, p. p. of secernere. See {Secret}, and cf. {Discrete}, {Discreet}.] 1. To deposit in a place of hiding; to hide; to conceal;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • secreting — adj. discharging, emitting, exuding se·crete || sɪ krɪːt v. discharge, exude; hide, conceal …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Protein-secreting ATPase — In enzymology, a protein secreting ATPase (EC number|3.6.3.50) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:ATP + H2O ightleftharpoons ADP + phosphateThus, the two substrates of this enzyme are ATP and H2O, whereas its two products are ADP… …   Wikipedia

  • chloride secreting cell — a cell in the gills, especially along the bases of the secondary gill lamellae and the pseudobranchs when present, or in the opercular epithelium, which excrete chloride, potassium and sodium ions in marine fishes. These cells maintain the… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • salt secreting cells — those cells in the gills which release salt to the water …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • acid secreting cells — Large specialized cells of the epithelial lining of the stomach (parietal or oxyntic cells) that secrete 0.1N HCl, by means of H+ antiport ATPases on the luminal cell surface …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • ACTH-secreting adenoma — corticotroph a …   Medical dictionary

  • adrenocorticotropic hormone–secreting adenoma — corticotroph a …   Medical dictionary

  • growth hormone–secreting adenoma — a pituitary adenoma made up of somatotroph like cells that secrete excessive amounts of growth hormone; it may cause gigantism in children or acromegaly in adults. Called also somatotrope a., somatotroph a., and eosinophilic a …   Medical dictionary

  • thyroid stimulating hormone–secreting adenoma — thyrotroph a …   Medical dictionary


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