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a combining form representing adrenal, or adrenaline, in compound words:

adreno- or adren-
Adrenal gland; adrenal: adrenomegaly.


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  • Adrenoceptive

    adrenoceptive adrenoceptive ad·re·no·cep·tive (ə-drē’nō-sěp’tĭv) adj. Of or relating to chemical sites in effector cells with which the adrenergic mediator unites.

  • Adrenochrome

    adrenochrome adrenochrome a·dre·no·chrome (ə-drē’nō-krōm’, -nə-) n. A naturally occurring chemical formed during the oxidation of epinephrine.

  • Adrenocortical hormone

    adrenocortical hormone adrenocortical hormone n. Any of the various hormones secreted by the adrenal cortex, especially cortisol, aldosterone, and corticosterone. Also called cortical hormone.

  • Adrenocortical

    of, relating to, or produced by the cortex of the adrenal gland. adrenocortical 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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