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thy•rox•ine



Pronunciation: (thī-rok'sēn, -sin), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/thyroxine.html on line 71 [key]
n.
1. Biochem.the thyroid gland hormone that regulates the metabolic rate of the body.
2. Pharm.a commercial form of this compound, obtained from the thyroid glands of animals or synthesized, used in the treatment of hypothyroidism. Symbol: T4 Also,thy•rox•inPronunciation: (thī-rok'sin). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/thyroxine.html on line 101 [key]

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