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tetraiodothyronine

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  • n. Thyroxine: a hormone produced by the thyroid gland.

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  • n. hormone produced by the thyroid glands to regulate metabolism by controlling the rate of oxidation in cells

Etymologies

From tetra- + iodo- + thyronine. (Wiktionary)

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