Definitions of hexestrol

n estrogen compound used to treat menstrual irregularities and menopausal symptoms and to prevent pregnancy

Type of:
estrogen, oestrogen
a general term for female steroid sex hormones that are secreted by the ovary and responsible for typical female sexual characteristics

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