STEROID

any organic molecule that has 4 interconnecting hydrocarbon rings. The sex hormones in both males and females are steroids.

STEROID: "Vitamin D and cholesterol are examples of steroids."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STEROID," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/steroid/ (accessed July 16, 2019).
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