: a crystalline sterol C28H45OH obtained especially from rapeseed oil; 7,8-dihydro-ergosterol

Word History


New Latin Brassica (genus name of Brassica napus) + English sterol

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“Brassicasterol.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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