Medieval Latin spelling of Hebrew letter yodh (see iota). Also cf. jot.
- Jod-basedow phenomenon
Jod-Basedow phenomenon (yŏd’-) n. Induction of thyrotoxicosis in a previously normal individual as a result of exposure to large quantities of iodine. Also called iodine-induced hyperthyroidism.
[jod-per] /ˈdʒɒd pər/ noun 1. jodhpurs, (used with a plural verb) riding breeches cut very full over the hips and tapering at the knees to become tightfitting from the knees to the ankles. 2. Also called jodhpur shoe, jodhpur boot. an ankle-high shoe for wearing with such breeches, having a strap that encircles the ankle […]
/ˈdʒɒdpʊrɪ/ adjective 1. of or relating to Jodhpur or its inhabitants
- Jodhpuri coat
noun 1. a coat worn by men in India, similar to but shorter than a sherwani