hypocrinism

[ hahy-puh-krahy-niz-uh m ]
/ ˌhaɪ pəˈkraɪ nɪz əm /

noun Pathology.

an abnormal condition caused by insufficient secretion from a gland, especially an endocrine gland.

Nearby words

  1. hypocomplementemia,
  2. hypocorism,
  3. hypocoristic,
  4. hypocorticoidism,
  5. hypocotyl,
  6. hypocrisy,
  7. hypocrite,
  8. hypocritic,
  9. hypocritical,
  10. hypocrystalline

Also hy·po·crin·i·a [hahy-puh-krin-ee-uh] /ˌhaɪ pəˈkrɪn i ə/.

Origin of hypocrinism


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