adrenocorticoid

noun
ad·re·no·cor·ti·coid | \ -ˌkȯid \

Medical Definition of adrenocorticoid 

: adrenocorticosteroid Cortisone, the major drug among a class of steroids called adrenocorticoids, could keep the arthritis at bay only for limited periods. —David Shook, The Record (Bergen County, New Jersey), 2 Jan. 2000

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