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How to Pronounce Levonorgestrel: Learn how to pronounce Levonorgestrel in English correctly

Learn how to say Levonorgestrel correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word levonorgestrel:

[mass noun] Biochemistry
a synthetic steroid hormone which has a similar effect to progesterone and is used in some contraceptive pills.

1970s: from levo- (it being a laevorotatory isomer) + norgestrel, a synthetic steroid hormone