There are 2 main translations of secrete in Spanish:

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secrete 1

American English: /səˈkrit/
British English: /sɪˈkriːt/

transitive verb

  • (Biology, Physiology)
    Example sentences
    • Melatonin, produced naturally from the amino acid tryptophan, is a hormone secreted by a gland in the brain.
    • Natural interferons are a group of small proteins secreted by cells following viral infection.
    • Sweat is secreted by glands in the skin when it is necessary to lose excess heat from the body.

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There are 2 main translations of secrete in Spanish:

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secrete 2
American English: /səˈkrit/
British English: /sɪˈkriːt/

transitive verb

  • (hide) [formal]
    Example sentences
    • The vials were secreted in a briefcase hidden in a truck in the courtyard of the house.
    • Nonetheless, in my view, as will be seen, the two most important bottles were secreted and hidden by the accused.
    • Hardly had we secreted ourselves when we spied a flotilla of a Roman expeditionary force sailing hard upstream.

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