Definition of bovine somatotrophin in English:

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bovine somatotrophin

Pronunciation: /ˌsəʊmətə(ʊ)ˈtrəʊfɪn/


[mass noun]
A growth hormone occurring naturally in cows that is added to cattle feed to increase milk production.
Example sentences
  • The prohibition provided for in Article 1 shall not affect the production of bovine somatotrophin in the Member States, or imports, for the purposes of its export to third countries.
  • Then the bovine somatotrophin is injected into cows to increase milk production.
  • The production or importation of bovine somatotrophin in the Member States for the purposes of exporting it to third countries continues to be authorised.

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Line breaks: bo¦vine som¦ato|troph¦in

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