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1. Hydrophilic
Describes a substance that attracts, dissolves in, or absorbs water.

2. Hydrophilic signaling molecule
A type of molecule which, because it is easily dissolved in water (it is hydrophilic ), can easily move through cell membrane s and thus can be secreted from one cell and move into a target cell where it triggers a particular event. Many hormone s and growth factor s are hydrophilic signaling molecules.

3. Hydrophilic
Water-loving. Term applied to polar molecules that can form a hydrogen bond with water.

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