On this page:
Definition of the noun secreter
What does secreter mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: secreters
- any of various organs that synthesize substances needed by the body and release it through ducts or directly into the bloodstream
- lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
- synonyms of secreter: gland / secretor / secretory organ
- more generic word: organ = a fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function
- more specific terms:
- green gland = one of a pair of glands (believed to have excretory functions) in some crustaceans near the base of the large antennae
- sericterium / silk gland / serictery = silk-producing gland of insects (especially of a silkworm) or spiders
- exocrine gland / duct gland / exocrine = a gland that secretes externally through a duct
- endocrine gland / ductless gland / endocrine = any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream
- part: acinus = one of the small sacs or saclike dilations in a compound gland
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Secreter
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
A Dictionary of Similes (1917)
by Frank Jenners Wilstach
Secreter than the isle of Delos. — Ibid. Secret as the magnet-stone. — G. P. Lathrop. Secret as your midwife. — Edward Sharpham. Secret as a coach- horse.
Lingua Tersancta, Or, A Most Sure and Compleat Allegorick Dictionary to the Holy Language of the Spirit (1703)
Carefully and Faithfully Expounding and Illustrating All the Several Words Or Divine Symbols in Dream, Vision, and Apparition, & C by William Freke
as to its secreter Command. - Nursery. Vid. Grammar'. . Opposite. .Vid. Against vn Pefii&ei 1 to a Woman's being in, that is, in a Ma* ..... nagery near as sedentary.
Lingua Tersancta: or, a ... compleat allegorick dictionary to the Holy Language of the Spirit, ... expounding and illustrating all the ... words or divine symbols in dream, vision, and apparition, etc. By W. F., Esq., Author of the New Jerusalem [i.e. William Freke]. (1703)
Family Qeconomy, érc, as to its secreter Cominand. - " ' Nursery.
Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years by Joseph Wright
Also written secreter Slk.
by James Stormonth
secreter, to secrete: L. secrātus, severed, separated—see secret], to conceal; to remove from observation, or from the knowledge of others; in animals, to separate or produce from the blood, or its constituents, substances different ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Secreter
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Photos about Secreter
If you need images about Secreter for an article or a report, you can download stock photos at a very small price:
Scrabble value of S1E1C3R1E1T1E1R1
The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of SECRETER
What do you get if you rearrange the letters?
See also the blanagrams of Secreter!
Share this page
Go to the thesaurus of Secreter to find many related words and phrases!