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English definition of “thyreoid”

thyreoid

adjective uk   /ˈθaɪ.ri.ɔɪd/ us    /ˈθaɪ.riˌɔɪd/ specialized
relating to the thyroid (= an organ in the neck that Is involved in controlling the way the body develops and works)
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