Definition of Sweating
Sweating is the release of a salty liquid from the body’s sweat glands. This process is also called perspiration.
David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 5/3/2009