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hypoadrenalism

[hahy-poh-uh-dreen-l-iz-uh m, -uh-dren-] /ˌhaɪ poʊ əˈdrin lˌɪz əm, -əˈdrɛn-/
noun
1.
underactivity of the adrenal gland, as in Addison's disease.
Also, hypoadrenia
[hahy-poh-uh-dree-nee-uh] /ˈhaɪ poʊ əˈdri ni ə/ (Show IPA)
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hypoadrenalism in Medicine

hypoadrenalism hy·po·ad·re·nal·ism (hī'pō-ə-drē'nə-lĭz'əm, -drěn'ə-)
n.
Reduced adrenocortical function.

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