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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of, relating to, or having excess of one or more of the two hormones secreted from a two-lobed endocrine gland, located at the base of the neck

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective : hyperthyroid journalism
  • Cat: Went back in for his recheck on his hyperthyroid, which is, after medication, at the high end of normal, but normal.
  • Men called her "hyperthyroid" or "the nervous type," depending on education and vocabulary, and most didn't try to keep up with her.
  • The cause of my hyperthyroid disorder is still a mystery. for more
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