merocrine

Word Origin for merocrine

C20: from mero- + Greek krinein to separate
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merocrine in Medicine

merocrine

[mĕrə-krĭn, -krīn′, -krēn′]
adj.
  1. Of or relating to a gland whose secretory cells remain undamaged during secretion.
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