hypophysis


hy·poph·y·sis

noun \hī-ˈpä-fə-səs\
plural hy·poph·y·ses\-ˌsēz\

Definition of HYPOPHYSIS

Origin of HYPOPHYSIS

New Latin, from Greek, attachment underneath, from hypophyein to grow beneath, from hypo- + phyein to grow, produce — more at be
First Known Use: 1825

hy·poph·y·sis

noun \hī-ˈpäf-ə-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural hy·poph·y·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of HYPOPHYSIS

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