Definition of adrenotropic in English:

adrenotropic

adjective

Physiology
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  • 1Acting (specifically) upon the adrenal gland; specifically = adrenocorticotropic.

  • 2Adrenergic (now historical).

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.

Pronunciation

adrenotropic

/əˌdriːnəʊˈtrəʊpɪk//əˌdriːnəʊˈtrɒpɪk//əˌdrɛnəʊˈtrɒpɪk/