gonadotropic[gō-nădˌə-trŏpˈĭk, -trōˈpĭk] also go·nad·o·troph·ic [-trŏfˈĭk, -trōˈfĭk]
gonadotropic definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Acting on or stimulating the gonads: a gonadotropic hormone.
gonadotropic - Medical Definition
- Of or relating to the actions of a gonadotropin.
- Promoting the growth or function of the gonads.
Variant of gonadotropin
a hormone that supports and stimulates the function and growth of the gonads