HyperDic: trf

English > 1 sense of the word TRF:
NOUNsubstanceTRF, thyrotropin-releasing hormone, TRH, thyrotropin-releasing factor, protirelinhormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary
English > TRF: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
Meaninghormone released by the hypothalamus that controls the release of thyroid-stimulating hormone from the anterior pituitary.
Synonymsthyrotropin-releasing hormone, TRH, thyrotropin-releasing factor, protirelin
Broaderhormone, endocrine, internal secretionThe secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
Spanishhormona liberadora de tirotropina, protirelin
Catalanhormona alliberadora de tirotropina, protirelin

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