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Kendall compound

Pronunciation: ken'dal

Definition: a group of corticosteroids. Kendall compound A (11-dehydrocorticosterone), Kendall compound B (corticosterone), and Kendall compound E (cortisone), Kendall compound F (cortisol).

Synonym(s): Kendall substance

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