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Secretariats

ˌsek.rəˈteə.ri.ət

Meanings of Secretariats:

noun

A permanent administrative office or department, especially a governmental one.

Usage examples:

The european secretariat in luxembourg

Secretaries

ˈsek.rə.tər.i

Meanings of Secretaries:

noun

A person employed by an individual or in an office to assist with correspondence, make appointments, and carry out administrative tasks.

Usage examples:

She was secretary to david wilby mp

Secretary

ˈsek.rə.tər.i

Meanings of Secretary:

noun

A person employed by an individual or in an office to assist with correspondence, make appointments, and carry out administrative tasks.

Usage examples:

She was secretary to david wilby mp

Secretary-of-state

ˌsek.rə.tər.i əv ˈsteɪt

Meanings of Secretary-of-state:

noun

In the uk, a member of parliament who is in charge of a government department

Usage examples:

She became secretary of state for education after spending three years as environment secretary.

Meanings of Secrete:

verb

(of a cell, gland, or organ) produce and discharge (a substance).

Usage examples:

Insulin is secreted in response to rising levels of glucose in the blood

Meanings of Secreted:

verb

(of a cell, gland, or organ) produce and discharge (a substance).

Usage examples:

Insulin is secreted in response to rising levels of glucose in the blood

Secretes

sɪˈkriːt

Meanings of Secretes:

verb

(of a cell, gland, or organ) produce and discharge (a substance).

Usage examples:

Insulin is secreted in response to rising levels of glucose in the blood

Secretin

sɪˈkriːtɪn

Meanings of Secretin:

noun

A hormone released into the bloodstream by the duodenum (especially in response to acidity) to stimulate secretion by the liver and pancreas.

Usage examples:

The duodenum is important in the secretion of a number of hormones, including secretin, cholecystok…

Meanings of Secretion:

noun

A process by which substances are produced and discharged from a cell, gland, or organ for a particular function in the organism or for excretion.

Usage examples:

Alcohol had a stimulatory effect on gastric acid secretion

Secretions

sɪˈkriːʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Secretions:

noun

A process by which substances are produced and discharged from a cell, gland, or organ for a particular function in the organism or for excretion.

Usage examples:

Alcohol had a stimulatory effect on gastric acid secretion

Secretive

ˈsiː.krə.tɪv

Meanings of Secretive:

adjective

(of a person or an organization) inclined to conceal feelings and intentions or not to disclose information.

Usage examples:

She was very secretive about her past

Meanings of Secretively:

adverb

In a way that hides your feelings, thoughts, intentions, or actions from other people

Usage examples:

They denied meeting secretively., she smiled secretively.

Meanings of Secretiveness:

noun

The quality or fact of hiding your feelings, thoughts, intentions, and actions from other people

Usage examples:

I don't see the need for all this secretiveness., the secretiveness of the organization has aroused…

Secretly

ˈsiː.krət.li

Meanings of Secretly:

adverb

In a secret way; without others knowing.

Usage examples:

The two were secretly married in 1751

Secretor

sɪˈkriːtə

Meanings of Secretor:

noun

A cell, gland, or organ that secretes a substance.

Usage examples:

The adrenal glands secrete hormones that regulate metabolism

Secretors

sɪˈkriːtə

Meanings of Secretors:

noun

A cell, gland, or organ that secretes a substance.

Usage examples:

The adrenal glands secrete hormones that regulate metabolism

Meanings of Secretory:

adjective

(of a body part or disease) causing a liquid to be produced and released

Usage examples:

Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease of the secretory glands, including the glands that make muc…

Secrets

ˈsiː.krət

Meanings of Secrets:

noun

Something that is kept or meant to be kept unknown or unseen by others.

Usage examples:

A state secret
adjective

Not known or seen or not meant to be known or seen by others.

Usage examples:

How did you guess i'd got a secret plan?

Meanings of Secs:

noun

A second; a very short space of time.

Usage examples:

Stay put, i'll be back in a sec
abbreviation

Secant.

adjective

(of wine) dry.

Usage examples:

As it was, holder gave us jardin aux lilas, not in an edwardian garden, but perhaps in a penthouse …

Sect

sekt

Meanings of Sect:

noun

A group of people with somewhat different religious beliefs (typically regarded as heretical) from those of a larger group to which they belong.

Usage examples:

Christians had gone astray and corrupted the god's scriptures by dividing into different sects and …
abbreviation

Section.

Meanings of Sectarian:

adjective

Denoting or concerning a sect or sects.

Usage examples:

The city's traditional sectarian divide
noun

A member of a sect.

Usage examples:

A jewish sectarian who preached the redemption of the gentiles

Sectarianise

sɛkˈtɛːrɪənʌɪz

Meanings of Sectarianise:

verb

Divide into sects; make sectarian.

Usage examples:

They chose to sectarianize society by sowing the seeds of intolerance

Sectarianised

sɛkˈtɛːrɪənʌɪz

Meanings of Sectarianised:

verb

Divide into sects; make sectarian.

Usage examples:

They chose to sectarianize society by sowing the seeds of intolerance

Sectarianising

sɛkˈtɛːrɪənʌɪz

Meanings of Sectarianising:

verb

Divide into sects; make sectarian.

Usage examples:

They chose to sectarianize society by sowing the seeds of intolerance

Meanings of Sectarianism:

noun

Excessive attachment to a particular sect or party, especially in religion.

Usage examples:

Religious sectarianism

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