somatotropic

adjective
so·​ma·​to·​trop·​ic | \ ˌsō-mət-ə-ˈtrō-pik How to pronounce somatotropic (audio) , sə-ˌmat-ə- How to pronounce somatotropic (audio) , -ˈträp-ik \
variants: or somatotrophic \ -​ˈtrō-​fik How to pronounce somatotropic (audio) \

Medical Definition of somatotropic

: promoting growth somatotropic activity

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“Somatotropic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/somatotropic. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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