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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Abnormally enlarged thyroid gland.

Usage examples (36)
  • The term goitre is applied clinically to any non-inflammatory enlargement of the thyreoid gland.
  • Some have even derived the word goitre from Got, or Goth; but their name,
  • Fatal cases or secondary illnesses have become more and more of a rarity in goitre operations.
  • It may be that a goitre is a beauty in the eyes of many a young Nepaulese swain. for more
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