HyperDic: estriol

English > 1 sense of the word estriol:
NOUNsubstanceestriol, oestriola naturally occurring estrogenic hormone
English > estriol: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA naturally occurring estrogenic hormone; a synthetic form is used to treat estrogen deficiency.
Broaderestrogen, oestrogenA general term for female steroid sex hormones that are secreted by the ovary and responsible for typical female sexual characteristics

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