Advertisement

Dictionary


hy•per•thy•roid•ism



Pronunciation: (hī"pur-thī'roi-diz"um), [key]
n. Pathol.
1. overactivity of the thyroid gland.
2. a condition resulting from this, characterized by increased metabolism and exophthalmos.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

hyperthyroidhypertonia
See also:

Related Content


Advertisement

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards