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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Androgenic" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Androgenic
Androgen, also called androgenic hormone or testoid, is any natural or synthetic compound, usually a steroid hormone, that stimulates or controls the development and maintenance of male characteristics in vertebrates by binding to androgen receptors. - See link

 

Androgenic in Spanish is Andrógeno
Los andrógenos son hormonas sexuales masculinas y corresponden a la testosterona, la androsterona y la androstenediona. Los andrógenos son hormonas esteroideas derivados del ciclopentanoperhidrofenantreno, cuya función principal es estimular el desarrollo de los caracteres sexuales masculinos. Los andrógenos, básicamente la testosterona, son segregados por los testículos, pero también por los ovarios en la mujer (androstenediona) y por la corteza suprarrenal de las glándulas suprarrenales (principalmente dihidroepiandrosterona). - See link

 

More information about Androgenic in other websites
Definition of Androgenic in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Androgenic in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Androgenic - See link.
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