Definitions

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  • n. The act or process of secreting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of secreting.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The process or act of separating or secreting; secretion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance
  • n. the cognitive process whereby two or more stimuli are distinguished

Etymologies

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secern +‎ -ment

Examples

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