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Definition: 'Somatomammotropin'

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somatomammotropin

Type: Term

Pronunciation: sō′mă-tō-mam′ō-trō′pin

Definitions:
1. A peptide hormone, closely related to somatotropin in its biologic properties, produced by the normal placenta and by certain neoplasms.

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