Definitions for adenohypophysisˌæd n oʊ haɪˈpɒf ə sɪs; -ˌsiz

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  1. anterior pituitary, anterior pituitary gland, adenohypophysis(noun)

    the anterior lobe of the pituitary body; primarily glandular in nature

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  1. adenohypophysis(Noun)

    the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland, producing and secreting several peptide hormones that regulate many physiological processes including stress, growth, and reproduction.

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