gonadotropic

adjective
go·​nad·​o·​trop·​ic | \ gō-ˌna-də-ˈträ-pik How to pronounce gonadotropic (audio) \
variants: or less commonly gonadotrophic \ gō-​ˌna-​də-​ˈtrō-​fik How to pronounce gonadotropic (audio) , -​ˈträ-​ \

Definition of gonadotropic

: acting on or stimulating the gonads

First Known Use of gonadotropic

circa 1923, in the meaning defined above

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“Gonadotropic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gonadotropic. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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gonadotropic

adjective
go·​nad·​o·​trop·​ic | \ gō-ˌnad-ə-ˈträp-ik How to pronounce gonadotropic (audio) \
variants: also gonadotrophic \ -​ˈtrō-​fik How to pronounce gonadotropic (audio) , -​ˈträf-​ik How to pronounce gonadotropic (audio) \

Medical Definition of gonadotropic

: acting on or stimulating the gonads

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