Meaning of postpituitary in English:

postpituitary

Pronunciation /ˌpəʊs(t)pɪˈtjuːɪt(ə)ri/ /ˌpəʊs(t)pɪˈtʃuːɪt(ə)ri/

adjective

Anatomy
  • 1Situated behind the pituitary fossa or gland.

  • 2Relating to or produced by the posterior lobe of the pituitary gland.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London.