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Meaning of "mineralocorticoid" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MINERALOCORTICOID

mineralocorticoid  [ˌmɪnərələʊˈkɔːtɪˌkɔɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MINERALOCORTICOID

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mineralocorticoid is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MINERALOCORTICOID MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Mineralocorticoid

Mineralocorticoids are a class of steroid hormones characterized by their influence on salt and water balances. The primary mineralocorticoid is aldosterone.

Definition of mineralocorticoid in the English dictionary

The definition of mineralocorticoid in the dictionary is any corticosteroid that controls electrolyte and water balance, esp by promoting retention of sodium by the kidney tubules.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MINERALOCORTICOID


autacoid
ˈɔːtəˌkɔɪd
autocoid
ˈɔːtəˌkɔɪd
bombycoid
ˈbɒmbɪˌkɔɪd
brachypinakoid
ˌbrækɪˈpɪnəˌkɔɪd
calycoid
ˈkælɪˌkɔɪd
clinopinacoid
ˌklaɪnəʊˈpɪnəˌkɔɪd
coracoid
ˈkɒrəˌkɔɪd
ericoid
ˈɛrɪˌkɔɪd
eunuchoid
ˈjuːnəˌkɔɪd
Fabrikoid
ˈfæbrɪˌkɔɪd
glucocorticoid
ˌɡluːkəʊˈkɔːtɪˌkɔɪd
gynaecoid
ˈdʒaɪnɪˌkɔɪd
gynecoid
ˈdʒaɪnɪˌkɔɪd
helicoid
ˈhɛlɪˌkɔɪd
lumbricoid
ˈlʌmbrɪˌkɔɪd
macropinacoid
ˌmækrəʊˈpɪnəˌkɔɪd
pinacoid
ˈpɪnəˌkɔɪd
pithecoid
ˈpɪθɪˌkɔɪd
scolecoid
ˈskəʊlɪˌkɔɪd
thylakoid
ˈθaɪləˌkɔɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MINERALOCORTICOID

mineral wax
mineral wool
mineral.
mineralisable
mineralisation
mineralise
mineraliser
mineralist
mineralizable
mineralization
mineralize
mineralizer
mineralogic
mineralogical
mineralogically
mineralogise
mineralogist
mineralogize
mineralogy
minerals

WORDS THAT END LIKE MINERALOCORTICOID

cercopithecoid
coccoid
corticoid
cricoid
cysticercoid
discoid
fucoid
gonococcoid
helcoid
mucoid
muscoid
oniscoid
percoid
phacoid
placoid
plerocercoid
sarcoid
scincoid
varicoid
viscoid

Synonyms and antonyms of mineralocorticoid in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «mineralocorticoid» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MINERALOCORTICOID

Find out the translation of mineralocorticoid to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of mineralocorticoid from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «mineralocorticoid» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

mineralocorticoides
570 millions of speakers

English

mineralocorticoid
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

mineralocorticoid
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القشرانيات المعدنية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

минералокортикоиды
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mineralocorticóide
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

mineralocorticoid
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

minéralocorticoïde
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mineralocorticoid
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Mineralokortikoid
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

電解質コルチコイド
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

무기질
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mineralocorticoid
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mineralocorticoid
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மினரல்கார்டிகாய்ட்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मिनरलोकॉर्टिकोआड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

mineralokortikoid
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mineralcorticoidi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mineralokortykoidowego
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

мінералокортикоїди
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mineralocorticoizi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μεταλλοκορτικοειδής
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mineraalkortikoied
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mineralkortikoid
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

mineralocorticoid
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mineralocorticoid

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MINERALOCORTICOID»

The term «mineralocorticoid» is regularly used and occupies the 81.246 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MINERALOCORTICOID» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mineralocorticoid

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MINERALOCORTICOID»

Discover the use of mineralocorticoid in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mineralocorticoid and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism
HO HO CORTISOL (HYDROCORTISONE) FLUDROCORTISONE (9a- FLUOROHYDROCORTISONE) FIGURE 78-3. Structure of the mineralocorticoid fludrocortisone. The arrow indicates the structural difference between this synthetic steroid ...
Kenneth L. Becker, 2001
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The Effect of Mineralocorticoid Treatment on Sodium ...
Based on these results, we propose two differentiable neural pathways involved in the generation of DOCA-salt hypertension: a benzamil-insensitive sympathetic pathway, and a benzamil-sensitive fluid homeostasis pathway.
Joanna M. Abrams, 2008
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Functions of the Mineralocorticoid Receptor in the Hippocampus
Corticosteroid Receptors: Mineralocorticoid Receptor (MR) and Glucocorticoid Receptor (GR) A vast array of developmental, physiological, and behavioral processes are controlled by steroid hormones. The actions of these hormones are ...
Aaron M. Rozeboom, 2008
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Evidence Supporting a Dual Glucocorticoid and ...
Transfer from salt water (SW) to FW transiently decreased plasma 1α-B. Decreased mineralocorticoid levels during FW acclimation is consistent with the unique strategy of euryhaline elasmobranchs, whereby plasma osmolality is significantly ...
Andrew Neil Evans, 2008
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Hypertension Primer: The Essentials of High Blood Pressure
Howard Pratt, MD KEY POINTS • Binding of aldosterone to the mineralocorticoid receptor in kidney and other epithelia initiates gene transcription that increases the number of sodium channels and the transport of sodium. • In epithelial cells ...
Joseph L. Izzo, Henry Richard Black, Council for High Blood Pressure Research (American Heart Association), 2003
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Endocrine Pharmacology: Physiological Basis and Therapeutic ...
increases its mineralocorticoid activity 12 times. This observation indicates that the fluorine can have effects which are independent of interactions involving the 1 1/3-hydroxyl. B. Synthetic analogues of corticosteroids The early successful use  ...
P. J. Bentley, 1980
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Encyclopedia of Stress
ticoid and mineralocorticoid activity in vivo of some common steroids, and it can be seen that, in practice, few corticosteroids are completely specific in their effects. Thus cortisol, which normally shows about 1/1000th the mineralocorticoid  ...
‎2000
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Foye's Principles of Medicinal Chemistry
X-ray crystallographic structural analysis, however, has revealed a unique binding pocket for the glucocorticoid receptor, which makes it distinct from the estrogen receptor, androgen receptor, and mineralocorticoid receptor. When a ...
Thomas L. Lemke, David A. Williams, 2008
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Drug Discovery and Evaluation: Pharmacological Assays
... Ou- vrard-Pascaud A, Bocchi B, Peuchmaur M, Delcayre C (2002) Reversible cardiac fibrosis and heart failure induced by conditional expression of an antisense mRNA of the mineralocorticoid receptor in cardiomyocytes. Proc Natl Acad Sci ...
Hans Vogel, 2008
10
Endocrine Toxicology, Second Edition
Mineralocorticoid-Mineralocorticoid Receptor Interactions Steroids that influence renal cortex sodium absorption include the following: F... fluorocortisol > deoxycorticosterone > cortisol = corticosterone : prednisolone (3). Mineralocorticoid ...
John A. Thomas, 1997

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MINERALOCORTICOID»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mineralocorticoid is used in the context of the following news items.
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Heart Failure Drug Entresto Gets Approval After Showing Potential …
... also receiving approved heart failure medications which include diuretics, beta-blockers, and antagonists of mineralocorticoid production. «Chinatopix, Jul 15»
2
Therapeutic benefit of melatonin in refractory central serous …
... Gruszka A. Potential involvement of mineralocorticoid receptor activation in the pathogenesis of central serous chorioretinopathy: case report. «Nature.com, Jul 15»
3
FDA approves new drug to treat heart failure
... patients were also receiving currently approved heart failure treatments, including beta-blockers, diuretics, and mineralocorticoid antagonists. «FDA.gov, Jul 15»
4
Partnership to Develop Studies on Diabetes and Kidney Disease
The collaboration will focus on three areas: Understanding mineralocorticoid receptor (MR) activity as a route to treating CKD; Enhancing tissue ... «Labmate Online, Jun 15»
5
Steroid induction of therapy-resistant cytokeratin-5-positive cells in …
As mineralocorticoid and androgen receptors are expressed in normal and malignant breast epithelia, further investigations of these ... «Nature.com, Jun 15»
6
AZ signs diabetes, kidney disease deals
A joint team of investigators for each project will focus on three key areas: mineralocorticoid receptor (MR) activity as a route to treating CKD; ... «PharmaTimes, Jun 15»
7
Getting to know the HPA axis
... the body (including the brain) and bind to two nuclear receptor hormones - glucocorticoid receptor (GR) and mineralocorticoid receptor (MR). «Natural Resources Defense Council, May 15»
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Janssen to Showcase Data from Five Compounds Including …
Hypertension, Hypokalemia and Fluid Retention Due to Mineralocorticoid Excess – Use with caution in patients with a history of cardiovascular ... «StreetInsider.com, May 15»
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Corcept Therapeutics Announces First Quarter 2015 Results and …
It is a potent, competitive antagonist of GR, but does not have affinity for the progesterone, estrogen, androgen or mineralocorticoid receptors. «MarketWatch, May 15»
10
Repairs To The Heart: The Needle Or The Knife?
... beta blockers, angiotensin receptor blockers and mineralocorticoid receptor antagonists), LCZ696 is seen as providing a major improvement ... «Seeking Alpha, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Mineralocorticoid [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mineralocorticoid>. Oct 2019 ».
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