Examples from the Web for giantism
The phenomenon of giantism of this nature occurs in alternate generations and then only in rare instances.
Most cases of giantism, combined as they are with imperfect mentality, are due to disease of this gland.Disease and Its Causes|William Thomas Councilman
For instance if the pituitary gland over-functioned we had Giantism.The Goat-gland Transplantation|Sydney B. Flower
Hypertrophy of the gland is directly associated with certain diseases, such as giantism and acromegaly.The Mystery of Space|Robert T. Browne
Indeed, as Marie has said, giantism is acromegaly occurring during the period of adolescence.Degeneracy|Eugene S. Talbot