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dihydrotachysterol

[ dahy-hahy-droh-tuh-kis-tuh-rawl, -rol ]
/ daɪˌhaɪ droʊ təˈkɪs təˌrɔl, -ˌrɒl /
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noun Pharmacology.
a white, crystalline, water-insoluble sterol, C28H46O, derived from ergosterol: used chiefly in the treatment of hypoparathyroidism.
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