an endocrine secretion that depresses or inhibits physiological activity.
any internal secretion that inhibits a physiological process or function
chalone cha·lone (kā’lōn’, kāl’ōn’)
A hormone that inhibits rather than stimulates.
Any of several polypeptides produced by a tissue and causing the reversible inhibition of mitosis in cells of that tissue.
Also called Châlons-sur-Marne [sha-lawn-syr-marn] /ʃa lɔn sürˈmarn/ (Show IPA). a city in and the capital of Marne, in NE France: defeat of Attila a.d. 451. Also called Châlons-sur-Saône [sha-lawn-syrsohn] /ʃa lɔ̃ˈsürsoʊn/ (Show IPA). a city in E France, on the Saône River. 60,451.
a river in NE France, flowing W to the Seine near Paris: battles 1914, 1918, 1944. 325 miles (525 km) long. a department in N France. 3168 sq. mi. (8205 sq. km). Capital: Châlons-sur-Marne. noun a department of NE France, in Champagne-Ardenne region. Capital: Châlons-sur-Marne. Pop: 563 027 (2003 est). Area: 8205 sq km (3200 […]
a dynasty of central India, ruling a.d. c500–753, and restored a.d. 973–1190.
Music. the low register of the clarinet. a 17th- or 18th-century woodwind instrument.