goitrogen

noun goi·tro·gen \ ˈgȯi-trə-jən \

Definition of goitrogen

: a substance (such as thiourea or thiouracil) that induces goiter formation

Origin and Etymology of goitrogen

goiter + -o- + -gen


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goitrogen

noun goi·tro·gen \ ˈgȯi-trə-jən \

medical Definition of goitrogen

: a substance (as thiourea or thiouracil) that induces goiter formation

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