Definition of hyperthyroidic in US English:

hyperthyroidic

adjective

Medicine
  • See hyperthyroidism

    • ‘It is not unusual to have a hyperthyroidic individual to burn 30 lb in a month.’
    • ‘Why does sodium fluoride exert a mild antithyroidal effect in hyperthyroidic patients if it is inactive in normal persons?’
    • ‘I've contacted one of my best friends about any kind of treatment for hyperthyroidic cats.’
    • ‘We haven't watched anything in the past month other than the hyperthyroidic creatures on Dora the Explorer.’
    • ‘The page also said that if you are in the low range, you might be hyperthyroidic.’

Pronunciation

hyperthyroidic

/-THīˈroidik/