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Holocrine glands


(noun) Plural form of holocrine gland.

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sebaceous gland

... this gland. - The secretion of sebaceous gland, called sebum, is via holocrine system (secrets whole contents of the gland). Sebaceous glands secrete their sebum into hair follicles. The sebum then escapes to the surface of the ...

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