thyrotropin-releasing hormone(redirected from thyroliberin)
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thy·ro·tro·pin-re·leas·ing hormone(thī′rə-trō′pĭn-rĭ-lē′sĭng, thī-rŏt′rə-)
A hormone secreted by the hypothalamus that stimulates release of thyroid-stimulating hormone (thyrotropin).
thyrotropin-releasing hormone: a hormone of the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyrotropin by the pituitary gland.
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|Noun||1.||thyrotropin-releasing hormone - hormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary|