deiodination

noun
de·​io·​din·​ation | \ (ˌ)dē-ˌī-ə-də-ˈnā-shən How to pronounce deiodination (audio) \

Medical Definition of deiodination

: the removal of iodine from a compound (as a thyroid hormone)

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“Deiodination.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/deiodination. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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