pars anterior


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Related to pars anterior: adenohypophysis
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Noun1.pars anterior - the anterior part of the anterior pituitary
ductless gland, endocrine gland, endocrine - any of the glands of the endocrine system that secrete hormones directly into the bloodstream
adenohypophysis, anterior pituitary, anterior pituitary gland - the anterior lobe of the pituitary body; primarily glandular in nature
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