adj. [Gr. hydor, water; elaunein, to set in motion]Of or pertaining to the effects stimulation of glands have on active transport of inorganic solutes and water.
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hormone — hormonal, hormonic /hawr mon ik, moh nik/, adj. /hawr mohn/, n. 1. Biochem. any of various internally secreted compounds, as insulin or thyroxine, formed in endocrine glands, that affect the functions of specifically receptive organs or tissues… … Universalium