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Related / Similar Words: reticular formation, rutherfordium, Rf, kurchatovium, Ku, unnilquadium, Unq, element 104, atomic number 104, releasing factor, releasing hormone

 

Definition:
  • a complex neural network in the central core of the brainstem; monitors the state of the body and functions in such processes as arousal and sleep and attention and muscle tone;
  • a radioactive transuranic element which has been synthesized;
  • a substance produced by the hypothalamus that is capable of accelerating the secretion of a given hormone by the anterior pituitary gland;

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    Hyponyms: growth hormone-releasing factor, GHRF

     

    Part Meronyms: brainstem, brain-stem, brain stem

     

    Anagrams: Fr

     

     
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