- Causing goiter.
* * *goi·tro·gen·ic .gȯi-trə-'jen-ik also goi·ter·o·gen·ic .gȯit-ə-rō-'jen- adj producing or tending to produce goiter <a \goitrogenic agent>
* * *goi·tro·gen·ic (goi-tro-jenґik) producing goiter; called also goitrogenous.
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