zoosterol

/ (zəʊˈɒstəˌrɒl) /

noun

any of a group of animal sterols, such as cholesterol

Nearby words

  1. zoopraxiscope,
  2. zoosemiotics,
  3. zoosperm,
  4. zoosporangium,
  5. zoospore,
  6. zoot suit,
  7. zoot suiter,
  8. zootechnics,
  9. zootomic,
  10. zootomy

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Medicine definitions for zoosterol

zoosterol

[ zō-ŏstə-rôl′, -rōl′ ]

n.

A sterol produced by animals rather than plants.

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