myoinositol

noun
myo·​ino·​si·​tol | \ ˌmī-ō-i-ˈnō-sə-ˌtȯl How to pronounce myoinositol (audio) , -ˌtōl \

Definition of myoinositol

: a biologically active inositol that is a component of many phospholipids and occurs widely in plants, animals, and microorganisms

First Known Use of myoinositol

1951, in the meaning defined above

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“Myoinositol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/myoinositol. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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myoinositol

noun
myo·​ino·​si·​tol | \ ˌmī-ō-in-ˈō-sə-ˌtȯl How to pronounce myoinositol (audio) , -ˌtōl How to pronounce myoinositol (audio) \

Medical Definition of myoinositol

: a biologically active inositol that is a component of many phospholipids and occurs widely in plants, animals, and microorganisms

called also mesoinositol

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