Definition of androgenization in English:


(British androgenisation)


  • See androgenize

    • ‘In addition, we have shown that androgenization of female rats neonatally leads to insulin resistance at adult age.’
    • ‘Testosterone levels were not correlated with extent of androgenization or absence of feminization.’
    • ‘However, androgenization of cows with testosterone treatment has had varying success.’
    • ‘Recent studies have shown that the condition may be the result of insufficient or inappropriate androgenization of the brain at a critical stage of embryonic development.’
    • ‘Neonatal hypothalamic androgenization in the female rat induces changes in peripheral insulin sensitivity and adiposity function at adulthood’