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  Definition of Pituitary
  1. the master gland of the endocrine system; located at the base of the brain
  2. having abnormal size with overgrown extremities resulting from abnormal pituitary secretion; "a protruding acromegalic jaw"; "a pituitary dwarf"
  3. of or relating to the pituitary gland; "pituitary hormone"
Similar Words: pituitary gland, pituitary body, hypophysis, acromegalic

 

Pertainyms: pituitary gland, pituitary body, hypophysis

 

Part Meronyms: diencephalon, interbrain, betweenbrain, thalmencephalon

 

 
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