hypothyroid
adjective Date: 1909 of, relating to, or affected with hypothyroidism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hypothyroid — [hī΄pō thī′roid΄] adj. of, characterized by, or having hypothyroidism n. a hypothyroid person * * * hy·po·thy·roid (hī pō thīʹroid ) adj. Affected by or manifesting hypothyroidism. * * * …   Universalium

  • hypothyroid — [hī΄pō thī′roid΄] adj. of, characterized by, or having hypothyroidism n. a hypothyroid person …   English World dictionary

  • hypothyroid — adjective a) of or pertaining to hypothyroidism Outcome measures included visual analog scales assessing well being (the primary endpoint) and hypothyroid symptoms, quality of life instruments (General Health Questionnaire 28, Short Form 36, and… …   Wiktionary

  • hypothyroid — Marked by reduced thyroid function. * * * hy·po·thy·roid .hī pō thī .rȯid adj of, relating to, or affected with hypothyroidism * * * hy·po·thy·roid (hi″po thiґroid) marked by or due to hypothyroidism. Called also athyrotic, thyroprival,… …   Medical dictionary

  • hypothyroid — adj. characterized by an abnormal decrease in the activity of the thyroid gland (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypothyroid — hy·po·thyroid …   English syllables

  • hypothyroid —    Having deficient thyroid levels, either from overt thyroid disease like myxedema, a generally low metabolism from functional causes, or subsequent to emotional depression or the use of depressant drugs …   Herbal-medical glossary

  • hypothyroid — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at hypo + adjective Etymology: hypo + thyroid : of, relating to, or affected by hypothyroidism * * * hypothyˈroid adjective Relating to or affected by hypothyroidism • • • Main Entry: ↑hypo …   Useful english dictionary

  • hypothyroid dwarf — a dwarf with hypothyroidism, usually accompanied by cretinism. Called also cretin d …   Medical dictionary

  • hypothyroid obesity — obesity associated with hypothyroidism …   Medical dictionary

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