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secrete -- as in: secrete digestive juices
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Middlemarch
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  • And he went without shrinking through his abstinence from drugs, much sustained by application of the thermometer which implied the importance of his temperature, by the sense that he furnished objects for the microscope, and by learning many new words which seemed suited to the dignity of his secretions.

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  • The pancreas secretes insulin.
  • The snail secretes mucus as it travels.

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