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1parathyroid

noun para·thy·roid \-ˈthī-ˌrid\

Definition of PARATHYROID

First Known Use of PARATHYROID

1895

2parathyroid

adjective

Definition of PARATHYROID

:  of, relating to, or produced by the parathyroid glands

Origin of PARATHYROID

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1895

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