privilege

box social – A social event at which boxes of food are auctioned to male bidders, who win the privilege of eating and dancing with the woman who prepared the box lunch. More…

privilege, prerogative – A privilege is a right that may be extended to a group or a number of people; a prerogative is a right that, customarily, is vested in a single person. More…

munity – A granted right or privilege. More…

prerogative – Comes from Latin praerogare, "ask before others," and came to mean "right to precedence, privilege." More…

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Epinephrine

Epinephrine is a hormone secreted by the adrenal medulla and released into the bloodstream in response to physical or mental stress, as from fear or injury. It triggers a number of bodily responses, including increased blood pressure, heart rate, metabolic rate, and respiratory rate. It also raises glucose levels in the blood for use as fuel when more alertness or greater physical effort is needed. These reactions are known as the fight-or-flight response. Epinephrine is popularly known as what? Discuss
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