cortisone Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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cortisonenoun [U]

 us   /ˈkɔrt̬·əˌzoʊn, -ˌsoʊn/
a hormone (= chemical produced by some organs of the body) that is used medically, esp. for treating painful joints and skin problems
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