adjective see steroid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • steroidal — steroid ► NOUN 1) any of a large class of organic compounds that includes certain hormones and vitamins, with a molecule containing four rings of carbon atoms. 2) an anabolic steroid. DERIVATIVES steroidal adjective. ORIGIN from STEROL(Cf.… …   English terms dictionary

  • steroidal — See steroid. * * * …   Universalium

  • steroidal — adjective Of, being, or derived from a steroid …   Wiktionary

  • steroidal — SYN: steroid (1) …   Medical dictionary

  • steroidal — stero|ida̲l [zu ↑Steroid]: ein Steroid enthaltend, auf der Grundlage eines Steroids …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • steroidal — ste|ro|i|dal <zu 1↑> ein Steroid enthaltend, auf der Grundlage eines Steroids (Biochem.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • steroidal — adj. of or pertaining to steroids, pertaining to any of a number of fat soluble organic compounds …   English contemporary dictionary

  • steroidal — ste·roi·dal …   English syllables

  • steroidal — adjective of or relating to steroid hormones or their effects • Ant: ↑nonsteroidal • Pertains to noun: ↑steroid hormone • Derivationally related forms: ↑steroid * * * adjective see steroid II …   Useful english dictionary

  • Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug — Coated 200 mg Ibuprofen tablets, a common NSAID Nonsteroidal anti inflammatory drugs, usually abbreviated to NSAIDs or NAIDs, but also referred to as nonsteroidal anti inflammatory agents/analgesics (NSAIAs) or nonsteroidal Anti inflammatory… …   Wikipedia

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