corticotropin

[ kawr-ti-koh-troh-pin ]
/ ˌkɔr tɪ koʊˈtroʊ pɪn /

noun Biochemistry.

Origin of corticotropin

First recorded in 1940–45; (adreno)corticotrop(ic) + -in2
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Medicine definitions for corticotropin

corticotropin

[ kôr′tĭ-kō-trōpən ]

n.

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