Adjective "Pituitary" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Pituitary


    Definition:

    1. pituitary gland.

    2. Pharmacology. the extract obtained from the lobes of the pituitary glands of hogs, sheep, and other domestic animals: the posterior lobe constituent increases blood pressure, contracts stomach muscles, etc., and the anterior lobe constituent regulates growth of the skeleton. adjective

    3. of, relating to, or involving the pituitary gland.

    4. noting a physical type of abnormal size with overgrown extremities resulting from excessive pituit

    Examples:

    "glands can be pituitary."

    "hormones can be pituitary."

    "people/places/organizations can be pituitary."

    "stalks can be pituitary."

    "macroadenomases can be pituitary."

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