goitrogen

[ goi-truh-juh n, -jen ]
/ ˈgɔɪ trə dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn /

noun

any goiter-producing substance, as thiouracil.

Origin of goitrogen

First recorded in 1945–50; goit(e)r + -o- + -gen
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