desonide

[ dĕsə-nīd′ ]

n.

An anti-inflammatory corticosteroid used in topical preparations.

Nearby words

  1. desnood,
  2. deso,
  3. desocialize,
  4. desolate,
  5. desolation,
  6. desorb,
  7. desorption,
  8. desoximetasone,
  9. desoxy-,
  10. despair


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