estriol

/es"tree awl', -ol', -truy-/, n.
1. Biochem. an estrogenic hormone, C18H21(OH)3, occurring in urine during pregnancy.
2. Pharm. a commercial form of this compound, obtained from human placentas or the urine of pregnant women, used in conditions involving estrogen deficiency.
[1930-35; ES(TRIN) + TRI- + -OL1]

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