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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One of a family of phytoestrogens found chiefly in soybeans that is under investigation for its preventive health benefits as a nutritional supplement.

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  • n. any of a class of polyphenolic phytoestrogens found in soybeans and similar plants that may have beneficial health properties

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