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[mass noun] A corticosteroid hormone involved in regulating the salt and water balance of the body.
- ‘Deoxycorticosterone-adenine monohydrate is the first complex involving a steroid and a component of DNA to be successfully crystallized and studied by single crystal x-ray analysis.’
- ‘Deoxycorticosterone is the second most important naturally occurring mineralocorticoid hormone.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.