phytosterol

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phy·to·ster·ol

 (fī′tō-stîr′ôl′, -ōl′, -stĕr′-)
n.
Any of various sterols, such as stigmasterol, that are derived from plants.

phytosterol

(faɪˈtɒstərɒl)
n
(Pharmacology) pharmacol a type of chemical that occurs naturally in plants, used esp in food additives, medicine and cosmetics