roid

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See also: róid and 'roid

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Etymology[edit]

A contraction of steroid.

Noun[edit]

roid (plural roids)

  1. (bodybuilding, slang) Anabolic steroids.
  2. (sports, slang) Illegal and/or banned performance-enhancing steroids used by athletes and others.
  3. (vulgar, slang) Hemorrhoids.

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Noun[edit]

roid f (genitive roide, plural roidean)

  1. bog-myrtle, Myrica gale
  2. rush
  3. sweet-gale

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