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Search Results for: apocrine gland

Apocrine gland

The human body is a complex assemblage of many different organs, systems, glands, bones, and tissues. Weighing any one over... Read More

Merocrine gland

Definition noun, plural: merocrine glands A type of exocrine gland in which the secretory products are released without... Read More

Holocrine gland

Definition noun, plural: holocrine glands A gland releasing a secretion consisting of disintegrated cells and their... Read More

Mammary gland

Mammary gland (Science: anatomy) milk-producing gland of female mammals An apocrine gland that is made up of... Read More

Epidermis

Epidermis Definition What is the epidermis? We can define the epidermis as one or more layers of cells forming the tough... Read More

Insensible perspiration

Definition noun A kind of perspiration in which the water in sweat evaporates soon before the body perceives it as a... Read More

Colostrum

Definition noun, plural: colostra The first milk secreted by the mammary glands of female mammals coming into... Read More