apocrine sweat gland
Any of numerous sweat glands found primarily in the skin of the armpit, pubic region, and areolae of the breasts that produce a secretion that is more viscous than that formed by the eccrine glands. Secretions from these glands occur most frequently during periods of emotional stress or sexual excitement.
ATW: What Does 💦 - Sweat Droplets Emoji Mean? | Dictionary.comRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
What Does 😅 Grinning Face With Sweat Emoji Mean?The grinning face with sweat emoji is used to indicate the particular kind of relief experienced after narrowly avoiding disaster.
- apocrine adenoma,
- apocrine carcinoma,
- apocrine chromesthesia,
- apocrine gland,
- apocrine metaplasia,
- apocryphal gospels,
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.