adrenocortical

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ad·re·no·cor·ti·cal

 (ə-drē′nō-kôr′tĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or derived from the adrenal cortex.

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adrenocortical

(əˌdriːnəʊˈkɔːtɪkəl)
adj
relating to the adrenal cortex
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a•dre•no•cor•ti•cal

(əˌdri noʊˈkɔr tɪ kəl)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or produced by the cortex of the adrenal gland.
[1935–40]
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Adj.1.adrenocortical - of or derived from the cortex of the adrenal glandsadrenocortical - of or derived from the cortex of the adrenal glands
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