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ergosterol (ɜːˈɡɒstəˌrɒl Pronunciation for ergosterol

Definitions

noun

  1. a plant sterol that is converted into vitamin D by the action of ultraviolet radiation. Formula: C28H43OH

Example Sentences Including 'ergosterol'

Other sterols include, for example, vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) and precursors of vitamin D ( ergosterol ).
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