estrin

estrin

[es-trin]
noun Biochemistry, Pharmacology.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin; see estrus, -in2

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estrin (ˈɛstrɪn, ˈiːstrɪn)
 
n
the US spelling of oestrin

oestrin or (US) estrin (ˈiːstrɪn, ˈɛstrɪn)
 
n
an obsolete term for oestrogen
 
[C20: from oestr(us) + -in]
 
estrin or (US) estrin
 
n
 
[C20: from oestr(us) + -in]

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estrin es·trin (ěs'trĭn)
n.
See estrogen.

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