somatotropin

[suh-mat-uh-troh-pin, soh-muh-tuh-]

Origin of somatotropin

1940–45; somatotrop(hic) stimulating body growth (see somato-, trophic) + -in2
Also called so·mat·o·troph·ic hor·mone [suh-mat-uh-trof-ik, -troh-fik, soh-muh-tuh-, suh-mat-uh-, soh-muh-tuh-] /səˈmæt əˈtrɒf ɪk, -ˈtroʊ fɪk, ˈsoʊ mə tə-, səˌmæt ə-, ˌsoʊ mə tə-/, human growth hormone.
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somatotropin in Medicine

somatotropin

[sə-măt′ə-trōpĭn, sō′mə-tə-]
n.
  1. growth hormone
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somatotropin in Science

somatotropin

[sə-măt′ə-trōpĭn, sō′mə-tə-]
  1. See growth hormone.
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