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lipotropin

Line breaks: lipo|tropin
Pronunciation: /ˌlɪpəʊˈtrəʊpɪn
 
, ˌlʌɪ-/
(also lipotrophin /-ˈtrəʊfɪn/)

Definition of lipotropin in English:

noun

Biochemistry
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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