goitrogenic

[ goi-truh-jen-ik ]
/ ˌgɔɪ trəˈdʒɛn ɪk /

adjective

tending to produce goiter.

Nearby words

  1. going-over,
  2. goings-on,
  3. goiter,
  4. goitre,
  5. goitrogen,
  6. goitrogenous,
  7. goitrous,
  8. goiás,
  9. goiânia,
  10. goji

Also goi·trog·e·nous [goi-troj-uh-nuh s] /gɔɪˈtrɒdʒ ə nəs/.

Origin of goitrogenic

First recorded in 1925–30; goit(e)r + -o- + -genic

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Medicine definitions for goitrogenic

goitrogenic

[ goi′trə-jĕnĭk ]

adj.

Causing goiter.

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