Definition of lipotropin in English:

lipotropin

(also lipotrophin)

Pronunciation: /ˌlīpə-//ˌlipəˈtrōpin/

noun

Biochemistry
  • A hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland. It promotes the release of fat reserves from the liver into the bloodstream.

Pronunciation:

lipotropin

/ˌlīpə-//ˌlipəˈtrōpin/