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[mes-truh-nawl, -nol] /ˈmɛs trəˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl/

noun, Pharmacology.
an estrogen, C 2 1 H 2 6 O 2 , used in oral contraceptives in combination with a progestin.
/ˈmɛstrəˌnɒl; -ˌnəʊl/
a synthetic oestrogen used in combination with progestogens as an oral contraceptive. Formula: C21H26O2

mestranol mes·tra·nol (měs’trə-nôl’, -nōl’)
A synthetic estrogen used in combination with a progestin in oral contraceptive preparations.


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