Definition of Sterols

1. Noun. (plural of sterol) ¹



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Definition of Sterols

1. sterol [n] - See also: sterol

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sterols

steroid alcohol
steroid hormone
steroidal
steroidally
steroidlike
steroidogeneses
steroidogenesis
steroidogenetic
steroidogenic
steroidogenicer
steroidogenicest
steroids
steroisomeric
sterol
sterols (current term)
sterquilinous
sterre
sterres
sterrink
sterrinks
sterrometal
sterryite
stertor
stertorous
stertorously
stertorousness
stertors
sterve
sterved

Literary usage of Sterols

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1. Physiological chemistry by Albert Prescott Mathews (1915)
"... WAXES, PHOSPHATIDES, sterols. It will be recalled that all living matter contains a larger or smaller amount of organic substances which are soluble in ..."

2. Physiological chemistry: A Text-book and Manual for Students by Albert Prescott Mathews (1916)
"FATS, OILS, WAXES, PHOSPHATIDES, sterols. It will be recalled that all living matter contains a larger or smaller amount of organic substances which are ..."

3. Chemical Technology and Analysis of Oils, Fats and Waxes by Julius Lewkowitsch (1921)
"ALCOHOLS OF THE CYCLIC SERIES sterols 6 The members of this group contain ... The sterols seem to play an important, although not yet fully understood role ..."

4. The Examination of Hydrocarbon Oils and of Saponifiable Fats and Waxes by David Holde (1922)
"... characteristic are the sterols which are used in determining the animal or vegetable origin of the fat. The sterols include cholesterin (cholesterol) ..."

5. A Text-book of Organic Chemistry for Students of Medicine and Biology by Elmer Verner McCollum (1920)
"sterols. — The brain at different ages contains varying amounts of cholesterol (4-9 %) and possibly several more or less closely related compounds of this ..."

6. A Text-book of Organic Chemistry for Students of Medicine and Biology by Elmer Verner McCollum (1916)
"sterols. — The brain at different ages contains varying amounts of cholesterol (4-9 %) and possibly several more or less closely related compounds of this ..."

7. A Text-book of Organic Chemistry for Students of Medicine and Biology by Elmer Verner McCollum (1916)
"sterols. — The brain at different ages contains varying amounts of cholesterol (4-9 %) and possibly several more or less closely related compounds of this ..."

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