antithyroid

adjective
an·​ti·​thy·​roid | \ ˌan-ti-ˈthī-ˌrȯid How to pronounce antithyroid (audio) \

Definition of antithyroid

: able to counteract excessive thyroid activity antithyroid drugs

First Known Use of antithyroid

1896, in the meaning defined above

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“Antithyroid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antithyroid. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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antithyroid

adjective
an·​ti·​thy·​roid | \ -ˈthī-ˌrȯid How to pronounce antithyroid (audio) \

Medical Definition of antithyroid

: able to counteract excessive thyroid activity antithyroid drugs

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