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thyroiditis

[thahy-roi-dahy-tis] /ˌθaɪ rɔɪˈdaɪ tɪs/
noun, Pathology.
1.
inflammation of the thyroid gland.
Origin of thyroiditis
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; thyroid + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for thyroiditis

thyroiditis

/ˌθaɪrɔɪˈdaɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of the thyroid gland
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thyroiditis in Medicine

thyroiditis thy·roid·i·tis (thī'roi-dī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the thyroid gland. Also called thyroadenitis.

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