HyperDic: secernment

English > 2 senses of the word secernment:
NOUNprocesssecernment, secretionthe organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance
cognitionsecernment, discriminationthe cognitive process whereby two or more stimuli are distinguished
English > secernment: 2 senses > noun 1, process
MeaningThe organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance.
Synonymsecretion
NarrowergalactosisThe secretion of milk
hypersecretionexcessive secretion
salivationThe secretion of saliva
Broaderorganic process, biological processA process occurring in living organisms
Spanishsecreción
Catalansecreció
English > secernment: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe cognitive process whereby two or more stimuli are distinguished.
Synonymdiscrimination
Narrowerdifferentiation, distinctionA discrimination between things as different and distinct / distinct
individualization, individualisation, individuationdiscriminating the individual from the generic group or species
taste, appreciation, discernment, perceptivenessDelicate discrimination (especially of aesthetic values)
Broaderbasic cognitive processcognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge
Spanishdiscriminación
Catalandiscriminació

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