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ergosterol

er·gos·ter·ol

ergosterol

 
pronunciation:
uhr ga st rol [or] uhr ga st rawl
part of speech: noun
definition: a sterol derived from yeast which produces vitamin D2, used to prevent or cure certain diseases such as rickets.