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gonadotropic

Pronunciation: go'nad-o-trop'ik, gon'a-do-

Definition:

  1. Descriptive of or relating to the actions of a gonadotropin.
  2. Promoting the growth and/or function of the gonads.

Synonym(s): gonadotrophic

[gonado- + G. trope, a turning]

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