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cortico-

1.
a combining form representing cortex, in compound words:
corticosteroid.
Origin
< Latin cortic- (stem of cortex cortex) + -o-
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British Dictionary definitions for cortico-

cortico-

combining form
1.
indicating the cortex: corticotrophin
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cortico- in Medicine

cortico- or cortic-
pref.
Cortex: corticobulbar.

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