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thyroid (gland)noun [C]

 us   /ˈθɑɪ·rɔɪd (ˌɡlænd)/
biology a gland (= ​organ) in the ​front of the ​neck that ​helps to ​controlgrowth and ​chemicalprocesses in the ​body
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in Chinese (Simplified) 甲状腺…
in Chinese (Traditional) 甲狀腺…
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