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dehydrocorticosterone de·hy·dro·cor·ti·cos·ter·one (dē-hī'drō-kôr'tĭ-kŏs'tə-rōn')
A steroid occurring in the adrenal cortex or produced synthetically and having biological activity similar to that of corticosterone.

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