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noun so·ma·to·mam·mo·tro·pin \ˌsō-mət-ə-ˌmam-ə-ˈtrōp-ən, sə-ˌmat-ə-\

Medical Definition of somatomammotropin

  1. :  any of several hormones (as growth hormone and prolactin) having lactogenic and somatotropic properties; especially :  placental lactogen

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