zoosterol

noun
zo·​os·​ter·​ol | \ zō-ˈäs-tə-ˌrȯl How to pronounce zoosterol (audio) , -ˌrōl How to pronounce zoosterol (audio) \

Medical Definition of zoosterol

: any of a group of sterols (as cholesterol or coprostanol) of animal origin — compare phytosterol

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“Zoosterol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/zoosterols. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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