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goitre (n.)

alternative spelling of goiter.

updated on October 02, 2012

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Definitions of goitre from WordNet

goitre (n.)
abnormally enlarged thyroid gland; can result from underproduction or overproduction of hormone or from a deficiency of iodine in the diet;
Synonyms: goiter / struma / thyromegaly
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