stilbestrol

noun
stil·bes·trol | \ stil-ˈbe-ˌstrȯl , -ˌtrōl \

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First Known Use of stilbestrol

circa 1939, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for stilbestrol

stilbene + estrus + -ol entry 1

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The first known use of stilbestrol was circa 1939

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stilbestrol

noun
stil·bes·trol | \ stil-ˈbes-ˌtrȯl , -ˌtrōl \
variants: or chiefly British stilboestrol \-ˈbēs- \

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