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sitostanol

noun si·to·sta·nol \ ˌsī-tō-ˈstan-ᵊl , sə-ˈtäs-tə-ˌnȯl \

medical Definition of sitostanol

:a plant sterol C29H52O that is derived from sitosterol and has been shown to reduce serum cholesterol by inhibiting cholesterol absorption

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