Testosterone

Testosterone
Testosterone Tes*tos"ter*one (t[e^]s*t[o^]s"t[~e]r*[=o]n), n. [testes + o + sterone a steroid ketone.] a steroid hormone ({C19H28O2}) produced mostly in the testes, which is responsible for producing the secondary sexual characteristics of males. [PJC]

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