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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