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tetrahydrogestrinone Syllabification: tet·ra·hy·dro·ges·tri·none
Pronunciation: /ˌtetrəˌhīdrəˈjestrəˌnōn/ /-ˌhīdrō-/

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(abbreviation: THG)

Definition of tetrahydrogestrinone in English:


An artificial anabolic steroid taken for enhancement of athletic performance. It was until recently undetectable in the bloodstream using normal testing techniques.

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