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Term: thyroid
References: The Nutmeg of Consolation, page 190
Meaning: The endocrine gland consisting in man of two lobes near the base of the neck. It secretes hormones that control metabolism and body growth.

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Maturin's Medicine — This article is based on information from Maturin's Medicine, compiled and edited by Kerry Webb, with the help of a number of contributors.

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