prehypophysis

prehypophysis

 [pre″hi-pof´ĭ-sis]
the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland.
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prehypophysis

(prē″hī-pŏf′ĭ-sĭs) [″ + Gr. hypophysis, an undergrowth]
The anterior lobe of the pituitary gland.
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