endocrine

endocrine (en´do-krin)

1. Secreting internally, most commonly into the systemic circulation; of or pertaining to such secretion. Cf. paracrine. 2. The internal or hormonal secretion of a ductless gland. 3. Denoting a gland that furnishes an internal secretion. [endo- + G. krino, to separate]

 

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