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adrenocortical

[uh-dree-noh-kawr-ti-kuh l] /əˌdri noʊˈkɔr tɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or produced by the cortex of the adrenal gland.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; adreno- + cortical
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adrenocortical in Medicine

adrenocortical ad·re·no·cor·ti·cal (ə-drē'nō-kôr'tĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or derived from the adrenal cortex.

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