Definition of phytosterin in English:

phytosterin

noun

Chemistry
historical
  • = phytosterol (conceived as a single distinct substance).

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Watts (1815–1884), chemist. From German Phytosterin, from phyto- + -sterin (in Cholesterin).

Pronunciation

phytosterin

/fʌɪˈtɒst(ə)rɪn/