noun Date: 1941 corticosteroidcorticoid adjective

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  • corticoid — CORTICOÍD, corticoizi, s.m. (biol.) Hormon secretat de corticosuprarenală; corticosteroid. [pr.: co id] – Din fr. corticoïde Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 31.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  CORTICOÍD s. (biol.) corticosteroid. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004.… …   Dicționar Român

  • corticoid — n. a steroid compound produced by the adrenal cortex, or a synthetic analog of such a compound. Syn: corticosteroid. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • corticoid — [kôr′ti koid΄] n. CORTICOSTEROID * * * cor·ti·coid (kôrʹtĭ koid ) n. A corticosteroid. * * * ▪ chemical compound       any of a group of more than 40 organic compounds belonging to the steroid family and present in the cortex of the adrenal… …   Universalium

  • Corticoid — vgl. Kortikoid …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • corticoid — [kôr′ti koid΄] n. CORTICOSTEROID …   English World dictionary

  • Corticoid — Corticosteroide (lat. cortex = Rinde; gr. stereos, στερεος = fest), kurz Corticoide oder Cortine, veraltet Kortikosteroide bzw. Kortikoide, sind eine Gruppe von ca. 50 in der Nebennierenrinde (NNR) gebildeten Steroidhormonen sowie chemisch… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • corticoid — 1. Having an action similar to that of a hormone of the adrenal cortex. 2. Any substance exhibiting this action. 3. SYN: corticosteroid. * * * cor·ti·coid kȯrt i .kȯid n CORTICOSTEROID …   Medical dictionary

  • Corticoid — Cor|ti|co|id: svw. ↑ Corticosteroid …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Corticoid — Cor|ti|co|id [...ko i:t] vgl. ↑Kortikoid …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • corticoid — cor·ti·coid …   English syllables

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