hexestrol

noun
hex·​es·​trol | \ ˈhek-sə-ˌstrȯl How to pronounce hexestrol (audio) , -ˌstrōl How to pronounce hexestrol (audio) \
variants: or chiefly British hexoestrol \ ˈhek-​sē-​ˌstrȯl How to pronounce hexestrol (audio) , -​ˌstrōl How to pronounce hexestrol (audio) \

Medical Definition of hexestrol

: a synthetic derivative C18H22O2 of diethylstilbestrol

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“Hexestrol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hexestrol. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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