Definition of Goitrous

1. a. Pertaining to the goiter; affected with the goiter; of the nature of goiter or bronchocele.



Definition of Goitrous

1. Adjective. Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a goitre ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Goitrous

1. goiter [adj] - See also: goiter

Medical Definition of Goitrous

1. Denoting or characteristic of a goiter. (05 Mar 2000)

Goitrous Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Goitrous Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Goitrous

going under
going up
goingover
goings
goings-on
goit
goiter
goiters
goitre
goitred
goitres
goitrogen
goitrogenic
goitrogenicity
goitrogens
goitrous (current term)
goits
goji
goji berry
golabki
golcondas
gold
gold-bearing
gold-beater
gold-copper ore
gold-crowned kinglet
gold-dust
gold-filled
gold-finder

Literary usage of Goitrous

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Nervous and Mental Diseases by Archibald Church, Frederick Peterson (1919)
"It has been applied to the goitrous and feeble-minded natives of localities where goiter is endemic. Certain valleys in France, Spain, Italy, ..."

2. Endemic Goitre Or Thyreocele: Being the Thesis for the Degree of Doctor of by William Robinson (1885)
"Wherever the latter occurs there also is the former found ; but there are some goitrous districts in which there are few or no cretins. ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"The disease is absent in regions fed from waters of crystalline formation. Through Bircher*s suggestion of supplying a goitrous region in ..."

4. A Treatise on the theory and practice of medicine by John Syer Bristowe (1879)
"Wherever goitre prevails largely there cretinism is also prevalent ; the goitrous tendency, however, occupies a wider area, and goitrous persons always ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Goitrous

Search for Goitrous on Dictionary.com!Search for Goitrous on Thesaurus.com!Search for Goitrous on Google!Search for Goitrous on Wikipedia!

Search