androstanol etymology

English word androstanol comes from English -ol, English androstane

Detailed word origin of androstanol

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ol English (eng) (organic chemistry) An alcohol or phenol. Indicating an oily substance.
androstane English (eng) (biochemistry) The steroid hydrocarbon from which all androgens (such as testosterone) are derived.
androstanol English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any alcohol derived from androstane, but especially 5a-androstane3a-ol.

Words with the same origin as androstanol

Descendants of -ol
aldol anethole archaeol caldarchaeol cannabidiol carotenol catecholamine catecholate diol dodecanol fucusol gingerol glycol hypergolically ichthyol lanolin laurinol lonchocarpol menthol mesitylol methanol neomenthol pratol sesamol