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11-dehydrocorticosterone

noun 11-de·hy·dro·cor·ti·co·ste·rone \ i-ˈlev-ən-(ˌ)dē-ˌhī-drō-ˌkȯrt-ə-ˈkäs-tə-ˌrōn, -i-(ˌ)kō-stə-ˈ; -ˌkȯrt-i-kō-ˈsti(ə)r-ˌōn \

medical Definition of 11-dehydrocorticosterone

:a steroid C21H28O4 extracted from the adrenal cortex and also made synthetically — compare cortisone

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