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Designating the anterior glandular part of the pituitary gland (the adenohypophysis), which secretes hormones having a trophic effect on other glands of the endocrine system; of or relating to this.
This part of the pituitary gland.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of Anatomy and Physiology.
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