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Follicle-Stimulating Hormone

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follicle-stimulating hormone, FSH(noun)
a gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary and stimulates growth of Graafian follicles in female mammals, and activates the cells in male mammals that form sperm

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