adjective Also en·do·cri·nal [en-duh-krahyn-l, -kreen-l] /ˌɛn dəˈkraɪn l, -ˈkrin l/, en·do·crin·ic [en-duh-krin-ik] /ˈɛn dəˈkrɪn ɪk/, endocrinous.
Origin of endocrine
Examples from the Web for endocrine
After surgery, the patients all received the standard therapy of chemo, radiotherapy and endocrine therapy.
WGA may also have direct toxic effects on the heart, endocrine, and immune systems, and even the brain.
In Vienna she had undergone a new medical process, involving her endocrine glands, that rejuvenates the body and skin.American Dreams, 1923: Black Oxen by Gertrude Atherton|Nathaniel Rich|March 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The endocrine hypothesis, suggested by Funk in his monograph, is not without some corroborative evidence.Scurvy Past and Present|Alfred Fabian Hess
Lots of theories—enzymes, blood sugar, endocrine balance, what have you—but no proof.The Galaxy Primes|Edward Elmer Smith
Another physical anomaly, which is presumably of endocrine origin, is the suppression of the menses.Benign Stupors|August Hoch
This secretory or endocrine idea has also given us an entirely new view of sex differences.Taboo and Genetics|Melvin Moses Knight, Iva Lowther Peters, and Phyllis Mary Blanchard
"I'm not so sure about that endocrine shift, sir," Tensor stated emotionlessly.Fair and Warmer|E. G. von Wald