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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. melanocyte-stimulating hormone: a pituitary gland hormone that causes darkening of the skin by increasing the production of melanin.

    Category: Biochemistry

Princeton's WordNet

  1. melanocyte-stimulating hormone, MSH(noun)

    a hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland that controls the degree of pigmentation in melanocytes


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