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steroidogenesis

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noun ste·roido·gen·e·sis \stə-ˌrȯi-də-ˈje-nə-səs; ˌstir-ˌȯid- also ˌster-\

Definition of steroidogenesis

  1. :  synthesis of steroids

steroidogenic

play \-ˈje-nik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of steroidogenesis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1951


Medical Dictionary

steroidogenesis

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noun ste·roido·gen·e·sis \stə-ˌrȯid-ə-ˈjen-ə-səs; ˌstir-ˌȯid- also ˌster-\

Medical Definition of steroidogenesis

plural

steroidogeneses

\-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  synthesis of steroids <adrenal steroidogenesis>




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