secretory duct n.
See salivary duct.
- Secretory nerve
secretory nerve n. A nerve conveying impulses that excite functional activity in a gland.
- Secretory otitis media
secretory otitis media n. Inflammation of the mucosa of the middle ear, often the result of obstruction of the eustachian tube and accompanied by an accumulation of fluid. Also called serous otitis.
noun 1. a partner whose name as a member of a firm is not revealed to the public.
noun 1. a police force that functions as the enforcement arm of a government’s political policies and whose activities, which often include surveillance, intimidation, and physical violence as a means of suppressing dissent, are usually concealed from the public. secret police noun 1. a police force that operates relatively secretly to check subversion or political […]