secreting meaning

EN[ˈsiːkɹətɪŋ] [sɪˈkɹiːtɪŋ]

    Definition of secreting in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFsecretSGsecretsPRsecrettingPT, PPsecrettedPT, PPsecretedSUF-ing
    1. (US) present participle of secret.
      1. present participle of secrete.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The brown colored immunospots corresponding to the cells secreting IFN-γ and IL-4 were counted manually under a dissection microscope.
          • She stuffed the turkey for Thanksgiving using her secret stuffing recipe.
          • They would not speak of the secrets in the presence of the uninitiate.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Finally, after many years of investigation, the pyramid has yielded up it's most recondite secrets.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Present participles

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en secretin
        2. en secretins
        3. en accreting
        4. en excreting
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of secreting for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "secreting" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        Definiteness: Level 1
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