Hormone

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Definition

a hormone: a substance released in the body which causes a change or stimulates activity
noun

Examples

  • "Icarus : I mean, stress could actually be an asset to this company if we learn how to channel all of our fight or flight hormones, rather than letting them build up and damage our brain cells!"
  • "Chapter 8: The Amazon years: casual nudity, Horatio Oléré and dolphin hormones"
  • "Because humans can't release stress hormones such as adrenalin and cortisol, these hormones can build up to dangerous levels in the body."

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