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in·hib·i·tor·y

(in-hib'i-tōr'ē),
Restraining; tending to inhibit.

inhibitory

/in·hib·i·to·ry/ (-tor″e) restraining or arresting any process; effecting a stay or arrest, partial or complete.

inhibitory

[inhib′itôr′ē]
Etymology: L, inhibere, to restrain
tending to stop or slow a process, such as a neuron that suppresses the intensity of a nerve impulse. Compare induce.

in·hib·i·tor·y

(in-hib'i-tōr-ē)
Restraining; tending to inhibit.

inhibitory

emanating from or pertaining to inhibition.

inhibitory factor growth hormone
a hypothalamic hormone released into the hypophyseal portal system.
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