activin

[ak-tuh-vin]

noun Biochemistry.

a peptide that is synthesized in the pituitary gland and gonads and stimulates the secretion of FSH.

Nearby words

  1. active vocabulary,
  2. active voice,
  3. actively,
  4. activewear,
  5. active‐matrix,
  6. activism,
  7. activist,
  8. activities,
  9. activity,
  10. activize

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