thyrotropic

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adjective thy·ro·tro·pic \ˌthī-rə-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträ-\
variants: or less commonly

thyrotrophic

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Definition of thyrotropic

  1. :  exerting or characterized by a direct influence on the secretory activity of the thyroid gland thyrotropic functions

First Known Use of thyrotropic

circa 1923


Medical Dictionary

thyrotropic

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adjective thy·ro·tro·pic \ˌthī-rə-ˈtrō-pik, -ˈträp-ik\
variants: also

thyrotrophic

\-ˈtrō-fik\play

Medical Definition of thyrotropic

  1. :  exerting or characterized by a direct influence on the secretory activity of the thyroid gland


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