antidiuretic hormone


antidiuretic hormone
an′tidiuret′ic hor`mone
n.
pha biochem.
vasopressin Abbr.: ADH

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • Antidiuretic hormone — Vasopressine Vasopressine Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • antidiuretic hormone — noun a hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland …   Wiktionary

  • antidiuretic hormone — noun Date: 1942 vasopressin …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • antidiuretic hormone — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) A diuretic regulatory hormonal mechanism that enhances the rate at which fluid is secreted via the Malpighian tubules, and in certain insects, reduces resorption in the rectum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • antidiuretic hormone — See vasopressin …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • antidiuretic hormone — Biochem. vasopressin. Abbr.: ADH * * * …   Universalium

  • antidiuretic hormone — noun another term for vasopressin …   English new terms dictionary

  • antidiuretic hormone — ADH; see vasopressin …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • antidiuretic hormone — n. = VASOPRESSIN. Etymology: ANTI + DIURETIC …   Useful english dictionary


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