adrenosterone
adrenosterone adrenosterone n. 1. a steroid having androgenic activity; obtained from the cortex of the adrenal gland. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • adrenosterone — noun a steroid having androgenic activity; obtained from the cortex of the adrenal gland • Hypernyms: ↑hormone, ↑endocrine, ↑internal secretion * * * ə|drēnōstə̇|rōn, dren ; ˌadrəˈnästəˌr noun ( s) Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

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