hypophyseal

adjective hy·po·phy·se·al \ (ˌ)hī-ˌpä-fə-ˈsē-əl , ˌhī-pə- , -ˈzē- ; ˌhī-pə-ˈfi-zē-əl \
variants: or less commonly hypophysial

Definition of hypophyseal

: of or relating to the hypophysis

Origin and Etymology of hypophyseal

irregular from New Latin hypophysis


Medical Dictionary

hypophyseal

adjective hy·po·phy·se·al
variants: also hypophysial play \(ˌ)hī-ˌpäf-ə-ˈsē-əl, ˌhī-pə-fə-, -ˈzē-; ˌhī-pə-ˈfiz-ē-əl\

medical Definition of hypophyseal

: of or relating to the hypophysis

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