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progesteronenoun [ U ]

/proʊˈdʒes·təˌroʊn/

biology a female hormone (= chemical that influences growth and development) which causes the uterus to prepare for pregnancy

(Definition of “progesterone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)