a combining form representing adrenal or adrenaline in compound words: adrenocortical.

Nearby words

  1. adrenergic blockade,
  2. adrenergic blocking agent,
  3. adrenergic fiber,
  4. adrenergic neuronal blocking agent,
  5. adrenergic receptor,
  6. adrenoceptive,
  7. adrenochrome,
  8. adrenocortical,
  9. adrenocortical hormone,
  10. adrenocortical insufficiency

Also especially before a vowel, adren-. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for adreno-



Adrenal gland; adrenal:adrenomegaly.

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