Examples of steroid in a Sentence
He was accused of taking steroids.
Recent Examples of steroid from the Web
That gray area is gone now, though, and Hermione has suddenly transformed into Julie Cooper on steroids.
Also, steroid use, while medically dangerous and morally abhorrent in the frame of competitive sports, was never an issue for the NFL.
She's been accused of leaving dosing levels of one medication up to the parents and failing to treat the patient with daily inhaled steroids.
But SARMs aren’t covered by the Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act, a federal law restricting steroids use in athletics.
To protect themselves, the caterpillars develop an enzyme against the steroid-like substance, cardenolides but become poisonous to their own natural enemies.
In 2014, after scoring a first-round knockout on Lateef Kayode, Ortiz tested positive for steroids and was suspended for eight months, and that fight was ruled a no-decision.
Finally, Gallinger went to the hospital and she was given antibiotics and steroid eye drops.
For Thornton’s lab, this means the estrogen receptor and a related receptor that handles other steroid hormones like androgens, progestogens, and corticosteroids.
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Origin and Etymology of steroid
First Known Use: 1926See Words from the same year
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medical Definition of steroid
steroidor steroidal play \stə-ˈrȯid-ᵊl\ adjective
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