stilbestrol

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

Definition of stilbestrol

Origin and Etymology of stilbestrol

stilbene + estrus + 1-ol


Medical Dictionary

stilbestrol

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

medical Definition of stilbestrol


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