Relating to chemical signalling where a chemical messenger is released by a cell and carried to a target cell where it exerts an effect.

ENDOCRINE: "Endocrine deals with chemical messages sent around the body to produce different effects."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ENDOCRINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/endocrine/ (accessed October 15, 2021).