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Meaning of ADRENOCORTICOTROPHIN

Pronunciation:  u`dreenu`kowrtiku'trâfin

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimulates the adrenal cortex
 

ADRENOCORTICOTROPHIN is a 20 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: ACTH, adrenocorticotrophic hormone, adrenocorticotropic hormone, adrenocorticotropin, corticotrophin, corticotropin
 
 See Also: hormone, internal secretion

 

 

 

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