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adrenocorticosteroid

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noun ad·re·no·cor·ti·co·ste·roid \-ˌkȯr-ti-kō-ˈstir-ˌȯid also -ˈster-\

Definition of adrenocorticosteroid

  1. :  a steroid obtained from, resembling, or having physiological effects like those of the adrenal cortex



1960

First Known Use of adrenocorticosteroid

1960


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adrenocorticosteroid

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noun ad·re·no·cor·ti·co·ste·roid \-ˈsti(ə)r-ˌȯid, -ˈste(ə)r-\

Medical Definition of adrenocorticosteroid

  1. :  a steroid hormone (as cortisone or aldosterone) obtained from, resembling, or having physiological effects like those of the adrenal cortex :  corticosteroid




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