hydrocortisone

noun hy·dro·cor·ti·sone \ ˌhī-drō-ˈkȯr-tə-ˌsōn , -ˌzōn \
|Updated on: 12 May 2018

Definition of hydrocortisone

: cortisol; especially : cortisol used pharmaceutically

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1951

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hydrocortisone

noun hy·dro·cor·ti·sone \ -ˈkȯrt-ə-ˌsōn , -ˌzōn \

medical Definition of hydrocortisone

: cortisol; especially : cortisol used pharmaceutically

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