autacoidal

adjective
of or relating to an autacoid
Pertains to noun: ↑autacoid
Derivationally related forms: ↑autacoid
Topics: ↑physiology

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adjective

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • autacoidal — adj. 1. of or pertaining to an autacoid. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • autacoidal — See autacoid. * * * …   Universalium

  • autacoidal — au·ta·coid·al …   English syllables

  • autacoid — autacoidal, adj. /aw teuh koyd /, n. Physiol. any physiologically active internal secretion, esp. one of uncertain classification, as histamine or prostaglandin. [1910 15; AUT + Gk ák(os) remedy + OID] * * * …   Universalium

  • autacoid —   n. hormone.    ♦ autacoidal, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • autacoid — noun any physiologically active internal secretion especially one of uncertain classification • Syn: ↑autocoid • Derivationally related forms: ↑autacoidal • Hypernyms: ↑secretion • Hyponyms: ↑prostaglandin …   Useful english dictionary

  • autocoid — noun any physiologically active internal secretion especially one of uncertain classification • Syn: ↑autacoid • Derivationally related forms: ↑autacoidal (for: ↑autacoid) • Hypernyms: ↑secretion …   Useful english dictionary

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