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Pronunciation: re'no-trof'ik

Definition: Relating to any agent influencing the growth or nutrition of the kidney or to the action of such an agent.

Synonym(s): nephrotrophic, nephrotropic, renotropic

[reno- + G. trophe, nourishment]

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