- any substance, as testosterone or androsterone, that promotes male characteristics.
Origin of androgen
Examples from the Web for androgenic
Contemporary Examples of androgenic
McAndrews agreed that the androgenic hormone pill would be problematic for those with a genetic propensity for ADA.Birth Control Made My Hair Fall Out, and I’m Not the Only One
October 14, 2014
Historical Examples of androgenic
I have used the neuter It and not He, the Egyptian idea of the highest deity was, that it was androgenic not masculine.Scarabs
- any of several steroids, produced as hormones by the testes or made synthetically, that promote development of male sexual organs and male secondary sexual characteristics
Word Origin and History for androgenic
- A steroid, such as testosterone or androsterone, that controls the development and maintenance of masculine characteristics.androgenic hormone
- Any of several steroid hormones, especially testosterone, that regulate the growth, development, and function of the male reproductive system. The testes are the main source of bodily androgens.