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progesteronenoun [U]

uk   /prəʊˈdʒes.tər.əʊn/  us   /proʊˈdʒes.tə.roʊn/
a ​female hormone that ​causes the womb to ​prepare for ​pregnancy
(Definition of progesterone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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progesteronenoun [U]

 /proʊˈdʒes·təˌroʊn/
biology a ​female hormone (= ​chemical that ​influencesgrowth and development) which ​causes the ​uterus to ​prepare for ​pregnancy
(Definition of progesterone from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “progesterone”
in Chinese (Simplified) 孕酮,黄体酮…
in Chinese (Traditional) 妊娠素,黃體酮…
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