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testosterone definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a potent androgenic hormone produced chiefly by the testes; responsible for the development of male secondary sex characteristics

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: testis + -o- + -sterone Date: 1935 1. a hormone that is a hydroxy steroid ketone C19H28O2 produced especially by the testes or made synthetically and that is responsible for inducing and maintaining male secondary sex characters 2. qualities (as brawn and aggressiveness) usually associated with males ; manliness

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a steroid androgen formed in the testicles. Etymology: TESTIS + STEROL + -ONE

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

Testosterone is a hormone found in men and male animals, which can also be produced artificially. It is thought to be responsible for the male sexual instinct and other male characteristics.




 


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