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hydroxycorticosterone

noun hy·droxy·cor·ti·co·ste·rone \ -ˌkȯrt-ə-ˈkäs-tə-ˌrōn, -i-kō-stə-ˈ; -ˌkȯrt-i-kō-ˈsti(ə)r-ˌōn, -ˈste(ə)r- \

medical Definition of hydroxycorticosterone

: a hydroxy derivative of corticosterone; especially : cortisol

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