Definition of lipotropin in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌlɪpəʊˈtrəʊpɪn/
(also lipotrophin /ˌlɪpəʊˈtrəʊfɪn/ /ˌlʌɪpəʊˈtrəʊfɪn/)


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