estriol vs oestriol what difference

what is difference between estriol and oestriol

English

Alternative forms

  • oestriol (British)

Etymology

Blend of estratriene +‎ triol.

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɛˌstɹaɪˌɔl/

Noun

estriol (countable and uncountable, plural estriols)

  1. (American spelling, biochemistry, steroids, pharmacology) A relatively weak natural estrogenic hormone that is a glycol C18H24O3 found in the body chiefly as a metabolite of estradiol, is the main estrogen secreted by the placenta during pregnancy, and is the estrogen typically found in the urine of pregnant women.
    Synonym: theelol

References

  • “estriol”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.

Anagrams

  • Lorties, Storlie, loiters, toilers, trioles


English

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈiː.stɹi.ɒl/, /ˈɛ.stɹi.ɒl/

Noun

oestriol (countable and uncountable, plural oestriols)

  1. (British spelling, biochemistry, steroids) Alternative spelling of estriol.

References

  • “oestriol”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.

Anagrams

  • rosolite, toolsier

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