co·​pros·​ta·​nol kə-ˈpräs-tə-ˌnȯl, -ˌnōl How to pronounce coprostanol (audio)
: a crystalline sterol C27H47OH formed by bacterial reduction of cholesterol in the intestines and present in feces

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“Coprostanol.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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