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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A hormone normally produced by the outer layer of the adrenal gland.

Usage examples (37)
  • Steroids (such as cortisone and hydrocortisone) deserve special mention.
  • UNIDENTIFIED MALE: He had to take cortisone shots.
  • J.J. Putz gets a cortisone shot in his right elbow.
  • KLIPPEL: So pretizone is cortisone or it's a hormone. for more
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