Meaning of eccrine
Pronunciation: (ek'rin, -rīn, -rēn), [key]
— adj. Physiol.
- of or pertaining to certain sweat glands, distributed over the entire body, that secrete a type of sweat important for regulating body heat (distinguished from apocrine).
- of or pertaining to secretions of these glands: eccrine sweat.
- eccrine (Thesaurus)