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lipotropin

Syllabification: lip·o·tro·pin
Pronunciation: /ˌlipəˈtrōpin, ˌlīpə-
 
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(also lipotrophin /-ˈtrōfən/)

Definition of lipotropin in English:

noun

Biochemistry
A hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland. It promotes the release of fat reserves from the liver into the bloodstream.

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