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Pronunciation: tranz-kor'tin

Definition: An a2-globulin in blood that binds cortisol and corticosterone; the principal corticosteroid-binding protein in the plasma.

Synonym(s): corticosteroid-binding globulin, corticosteroid-binding protein

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