genistein

/ (ˈdʒɛnɪˌstiːn) /

noun

an oestrogen that occurs naturally in soya beans and is believed to inhibit the growth of certain tumours

Nearby words

  1. genion,
  2. genioplasty,
  3. genip,
  4. genipap,
  5. genista,
  6. genit.,
  7. genital,
  8. genital cord,
  9. genital corpuscle,
  10. genital herpes

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