from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having a goiter, or some formation resembling a goiter.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Affected with goiter.

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  • adjective Alternative form of goitred.


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  • We would probably unearth the trio, only to find them linked to our eternal horror in a macabre, cannibalistic wheel — Limbaugh greedily gagging on Robertson's legs, Robertson, beatifically goitered on Beck's body up to the hip, and Beck, eyes a 'tearing from gorging on ol' Rush past even that fabled pilonidal cyst, their animal hunger winning out over humanity after but a day's worry.

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  • In the tugais, rare mammals are Bukhara deer (Cervus elaphus bactricanus), hyena (Hyaena hyaena) which still exist in some tugai massifs in the south, and goitered gazelle (Gazella subgutturosa) which visit tugais from the desert.

    Central Asian riparian woodlands

  • This area contains key populations of Asian wild ass (kulan), goitered gazelle (dzheiran), striped hyena, and (in low numbers) leopard.

    Badkhiz-Karabil semi-desert

  • Also found are approximately 7000 goitered gazelles (about 3000 in 1988), about 4000 Siberian ibexes, and 200 Marko-Polo argali.

    Central Asian northern desert

  • Rare but still found are the goitered gazelle, marbled polecat, saxaul jay, Asian desert sparrow, and Houbara bustard.

    Central Asian northern desert

  • The goitered gazelle or djeiran (Gazella subgutturosa subgutturosa) and marbled polecat (Vormela peregusna) are also rare and endangered.

    Central Asian northern desert

  • Three species of goitered gazelles, the Chiltan wild goat, and the Afghan urial are considered vulnerable.

    Baluchistan xeric woodlands

  • This ecoregion has historically supported populations of wild ungulates including goitered gazelle, blue sheep, wild yak, Asiatic wild ass, and argali as well as predators such as brown bears, wolves and lynx, as well as the rare Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus) and Przewalski's horse (Equus przewalskii).

    Qaidam Basin semi-desert

  • The montane steppe supports a large population of wild sheep (Ovis ammon), and goitered gazelle (Gazella subgutturosa) are found on the plains in the southeast.

    Elburz Range forest steppe

  • Arabian goitered gazelle (Gazella subgutturosa ssp. marica), classified as vulnerable by the IUCN, and badgers (Meles meles) can be found in more vegetated areas, and wild boar (Sus scrofa) can be found in reed thickets and semi-desert terrain.

    Middle East steppe


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