11-oxycorticoid

[ -ŏk′sē-kôrtĭ-koid′ ]

n.

A corticosteroid that contains an alcohol or ketone group.

Nearby words

  1. extrasaccular hernia,
  2. extrasensorial,
  3. extrasensory,
  4. extrasensory perception,
  5. extrasolar,
  6. extrasystole,
  7. extraterrestrial,
  8. extraterritorial,
  9. extraterritoriality,
  10. extratropical cyclone


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