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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.
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Se trata, al igual que este ultimo, de un afijo muy expresivo, pero con ribetes mas humoristicos: astutin (< astuto), billetin (< billete 'dinero'), cortin (< corte), frescolin (< fresco), muchachin (< muchacho), munequin (< muneco 'persona cualquiera'), perrin (< perro) y tipin (< tipo 'calculo horario').
The up-hill finish proves successful for the Estonian but if first year junior Willie Cortin from Cork had not the misfortune to slip his gears it may have been a different story.
Love Chris, Lisa, Max, Sol, Lola-Blossom, Agnes & Stephen xxx CORTIN -EILEEN, April 7, 2010.