Definitions for "corticoid"
Keywords:  cortex, steroid, adrenal, coyd, kor
a steroid compound produced by the adrenal cortex, or a synthetic analog of such a compound.
A term applied to hormones of the adrenal cortex or to any other natural or synthetic compound having a similar activity.
a steroid hormone produced by the adrenal cortex or synthesized; administered as drugs they reduce swelling and decrease the body's immune response; "adrenal cortical steroids are used to treat many different conditions"