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corticotropin

[kawr-ti-koh-troh-pin]
noun Biochemistry.
  1. ACTH.
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Origin of corticotropin

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

corticotropin

(kôr′tĭ-kō-trōpən)
n.
  1. ACTH
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