- the formation of steroids, as by the adrenal cortex, testes, and ovaries.
Origin of steroidogenesis
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(stĭ-roi′də-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs, stîr′oi-, stĕr′-)
- The biological synthesis of steroids.
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