adrenocortical

[ uh-dree-noh-kawr-ti-kuh l ]
/ əˌdri noʊˈkɔr tɪ kəl /

adjective

of, relating to, or produced by the cortex of the adrenal gland.

Origin of adrenocortical

First recorded in 1935–40; adreno- + cortical
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Medicine definitions for adrenocortical

adrenocortical

[ ə-drē′nō-kôrtĭ-kəl ]

adj.

Of, relating to, or derived from the adrenal cortex.
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