Definition, synonyms and picture of glándula tiroides

glándula tiroides

noun glándula tiroides

Translation: thyroid gland

Definition of glándula tiroides in Spanish

Glándula endocrina lobulada, localizada en la parte inferior central del cuello, cuya función principal es producir varias hormonas, así como controlar el metabolismo y el crecimiento.

Synonyms of glándula tiroides in Spanish

tiroides

Definition of glándula tiroides in English

Lobed endocrine gland, located in the inferior, central part of the neck, which produces various hormones that influence the organism's metabolism and growth.

Synonyms of glándula tiroides in English

thyroid gland

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(N) Endocrine System

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