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Definition of the adjective gonadotrophic

What does gonadotrophic mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. of or relating to or involving gonadotropin

Alternative definition of the adjective gonadotrophic


  1. Of, pertaining to, or stimulating the functions of the gonads

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Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

gonadotrophic, acting on or stimulating the gonads. Also spelt gonadotropic. See also gonadotrophin. gonadotrophin >Gk, JRQǀ WURSKƝ nourishment], a hormonal substance that stimulates ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Gonadorelin A synthetic compound having gonadotrophic properties. Gonadotrophic Gonadotrophic indicates something which stimulates the gonads – testes and ovaries. (See GONADOTROPHINS; HORMONES.) GonadotrophinReleasing ...

Google previewDictionary of Biomedical Science (2002)

by Peter J. Gosling

gonadotrophic hormone (biochemistry) The ANTERIOR PITUITARY HORMONES that promote GROWTH or activity of the GONADS, controlling the initiation of puberty, the MENSTRUAL CYCLE and LACTATION in females ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Rafa, T'RET ufa : U R = RRI Gonadotrophic. Having an affinity for, or influence on the gonads, gonadotropic. HTTufairs E, WTHuf>}rös Gonadotrophin. Any gonad- stimulating hormone; gonadotropin. SITHuf=qGruft Gonadotropic.

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Gonadotrophic hormone. The anterior lobe produces active principals that are effective stimulators of the gonads. The hormones that act on the sex organs are termed gonadotrophic hormones. The sexual organs in both male and female have ...

Google previewBlack's Student Veterinary Dictionary (2017)

Gonadotrophic which stimulates the gonads – testes and ovaries. (See GONADOTROPHINS; HORMONES.) indicates something Gout 389 Gonadotrophin-ReleasingFactor(GnRF) A synonym for GONADOTROPHIN- RELEASING HORMONE.

Google previewChabers 21st Century Dictionary

gonadotrophic hormone o- noun, physiol any of various hormones that stimulate the ovary and testis and are responsible for the production of sex hormones, the onset of sexual maturity and the control of the ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Sports Science and Medicine (2006)

by Michael Kent

gonadotrophic hormone See gonadotropin. gonadotrophin See gonadotropin. gonadotropin (gonadotrophic hormone; gonadotropin) A hormone, such as folliclestimulating hormone or luteinizing hormone, that acts ...

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

gonadotrophic hormone (biochemistry) The anterior pituitary hormones that promote growth or activity of the gonads, controlling the initiation of puberty, the menstrual cycle and lactation in females and spermformation in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Special Education (2007)

A Reference for the Education of Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Disabilities and Other Exceptional Individuals, 3 Volume Set by Cecil R. Reynolds, Elaine Fletcher-Janzen

and gonadotrophic hormones such as follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Gonadotrophic Capable of influencing gonads. Gonadotropin-Releasing Factor A factor consisting of 10 amino acid residues that stimulates the adenohypophysis to release luteinizing hormone. Gonadotropins Hormones that stimulate the ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Pocket Radiography and Medical Imaging Dictionary (2007)

by Chris Gunn

gonadotrophic havingan affinity for, orinfluencing, the gonads. gonadotrophin gonad-stimulating hormone. See also human chorionic gonadotrophin, luteinizing hormone.

Google previewA Dictionary of Epidemiology (2014)

by Miquel Porta

GONADOTROPHIC CYCLE One complete round of ovarian development in the mosquito (or other insect vector) from the time when the blood meal is taken to the time when the fully developed eggs are laid. GOBI/FFF Growth monitoring, oral ...

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