crinogenic

[ krahy-nuh-jen-ik, krin-uh- ]
/ ˌkraɪ nəˈdʒɛn ɪk, ˌkrɪn ə- /

adjective

stimulating secretion.

Origin of crinogenic

< Greek krī́n(ein) to separate + -o- + -genic
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Medicine definitions for crinogenic

crinogenic

[ krĭn′ə-jĕnĭk ]

adj.

Stimulating a gland to increased function; causing secretion.
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