What does ketosteroid mean?

Definitions for ketosteroid
kɪˈtɒs təˌrɔɪdke·tos·teroid

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  1. ketosteroidnoun

    a steroid containing a ketone group


  1. ketosteroidnoun

    Any steroid having a ketone functional group


  1. Ketosteroid

    A ketosteroid, or an oxosteroid, is a steroid in which a hydrogen atom has been replaced with a ketone (C=O) group. A 17-ketosteroid is a ketosteroid in which the ketone is located specifically at the C17 position (in the upper right corner of most structure diagrams).


  1. ketosteroid

    A ketosteroid is a type of organic molecule derived from steroids, with one or more ketone groups. They play essential roles in various biological processes, including signaling and hormone regulation. Cortisol and testosterone are examples of naturally occurring ketosteroids.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ketosteroid in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ketosteroid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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