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inhibin

[ in-hib-in ]
/ ɪnˈhɪb ɪn /
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Biochemistry.
a hormone, found in semen, that acts on the pituitary gland to decrease FSH.
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Origin of inhibin

First recorded in 1980–85; inhib(it) + -in2
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