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melanotropic

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adjective me·la·no·tro·pic \mə-ˌlan-ə-ˈtrō-pik, ˌmel-ə-nō-, -ˈträp-ik\
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melanotrophic

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Medical Definition of melanotropic

  1. :  promoting the formation and deposit of melanin melanotropic activity melanotropic agents


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