antidiuretic hormone
noun Date: 1942 vasopressin

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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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

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  • 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 — an′tidiuret′ic hor mone n. pha biochem. vasopressin Abbr.: ADH …   From formal English to slang

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

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