Hypothymism



hypothymism hy·po·thy·mism (hī’pō-thī’mĭz’əm)
n.
Reduced or inadequate functioning of the thymus.

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  • Hypothyroid

    [hahy-puh-thahy-roi-diz-uh m] /ˌhaɪ pəˈθaɪ rɔɪˌdɪz əm/ noun, Pathology. 1. deficient activity of the . 2. the condition produced by a deficiency of secretion, resulting in goiter, myxedema, and, in children, cretinism. /ˌhaɪpəʊˈθaɪrɔɪˌdɪzəm/ noun (pathol) 1. insufficient production of thyroid hormones by the thyroid gland 2. any disorder, such as cretinism or myxoedema, resulting from this […]

  • Hypothyroidism

    [hahy-puh-thahy-roi-diz-uh m] /ˌhaɪ pəˈθaɪ rɔɪˌdɪz əm/ noun, Pathology. 1. deficient activity of the . 2. the condition produced by a deficiency of secretion, resulting in goiter, myxedema, and, in children, cretinism. /ˌhaɪpəʊˈθaɪrɔɪˌdɪzəm/ noun (pathol) 1. insufficient production of thyroid hormones by the thyroid gland 2. any disorder, such as cretinism or myxoedema, resulting from this […]



  • Hypotonia

    n. 1876, medical Latin, from hypo- + Greek tonos “tone” (see tenet). hypotonia hy·po·to·ni·a (hī’pō-tō’nē-ə) n.

  • Hypotonicity

    [hahy-puh-ton-ik] /ˌhaɪ pəˈtɒn ɪk/ adjective 1. Physiology. (of tissue) having less than the normal tone. 2. Physical Chemistry. noting a solution of lower osmotic pressure than another solution with which it is compared (opposed to ). Compare (def 1). /ˌhaɪpəˈtɒnɪk/ adjective 1. (pathol) (of muscles) lacking normal tone or tension 2. (of a solution) having […]



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