pars distalis

noun
pars dis·​ta·​lis | \ -dis-ˈtā-ləs How to pronounce pars distalis (audio) \

Medical Definition of pars distalis

: the anterior part of the adenohypophysis that is the major secretory part of the gland

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“Pars distalis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pars%20distalis. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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