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bovine growth hormone

noun

medical Definition of bovine growth hormone

1 :bovine somatotropin 1 abbreviation bGH, BGH
2 :a genetically engineered form of bovine somatotropin that is injected into cows to stimulate milk production abbreviation bGH, BGH
Note: The abbreviations rbGH and rBGH are also used to indicate the genetically engineered recombinant form.

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