Glossary of "Life (9th ed.)" by Sadava et al. (2011)
- A process by which a vesicle within a cell fuses with the plasma membrane and releases its contents to the outside. (Contrast with endocytosis.)
- Sadava, D., Hillis, D. M., Heller, H. C. & Berenbaum, M. R. 2011. Life: The Science of Biology, 9th ed. -xliv + 1266 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland.