from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Relating to the release of chemical substances from endocrine cells that bind to receptors on the same cell that produces them.
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- adjective biology (of a hormone, neuropeptide... or about its effect or action) That
actson the cellthat produced it.
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