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cor·ti·co·ste·roid

(kōr'ti-kō-stĕr'oyd),
A steroid produced by the adrenal cortex (that is, adrenal corticoid); a corticoid containing a steroid.
Synonym(s): adrenocorticoid, corticoid (3) , cortin

cortin

(kôr′tn)
n.
An extract of the adrenal cortex containing a mixture of hormones.

cortin

(kor′tĭn) [L. cortex, rind]
An extract of the cortex of the adrenal gland; contains a mixture of the active steroid agents such as corticosterone.