proestrous

adjective
pro·​es·​trous | \ -ˈes-trəs How to pronounce proestrous (audio) \
variants: or chiefly British pro-oestrous \ -​ˈēs-​ How to pronounce proestrous (audio) \

Medical Definition of proestrous

: of or relating to proestrus

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“Proestrous.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/proestrous. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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