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nonsteroidal

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adjective non·ste·roi·dal \ˌnän-stə-ˈrȯi-dəl\

Definition of nonsteroidal

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a compound and especially a drug that is not a steroid <a nonsteroidal painkiller>

nonsteroid noun


1964

First Known Use of nonsteroidal

1964

Variants of nonsteroidal

also non·ste·roid play \ˈnän-ˈstir-ˌȯid, -ˈster-\

Medical Dictionary

nonsteroidal

play
adjective non·ste·roi·dal \ˌnän-stə-ˈrȯid-əl\

Medical Definition of nonsteroidal

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a compound and especially a drug that is not a steroid <a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug>—see nsaid

  2. nonsteroid noun



Variants of nonsteroidal

also non·ste·roid \(ˈ)nän-ˈsti(ə)r-ˌȯid also -ˈste(ə)r-\play

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