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Meaning & Definition:The endocrine system is the collective name given to several glands, each of which secretes different types of hormones directly into the bloodstream, which are important for our body to grow & function normally.it influences almost every cell, organ and function of our bodies. A gland is a group of cells.A gland produces and gives of chemicals which are necessary for smooth function of human body.Endocrine system has several glands e.g. Pituitary,Thyroid,Adrenal,Pancreas etc.The endocrine system is in charge of regulating mood, growth & development, tissue function, and metabolism.It is also responsible for sexual function and reproductive processes in human body.