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iodide

 [i´o-dīd]
a binary compound of iodine, such as potassium iodide; it inhibits the release of thyroxine from the thyroid gland.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

i·o·dide

(ī'ō-dīd),
1. The negative ion of iodine, I-.
2. Any salt of hydroiodic acid.
3. Any compound containing an iodine atom linked to a carbon.
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i·o·dide

(ī'ō-dīd)
Negative ion of iodine, I-.
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Responding to AAP's review, Duffy MacKay, ND, senior vice president, scientific and regulatory affairs, for the Council for Responsible Nutrition, commented, "We are encouraged by the new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics that both recognizes the vital role of iodine in the development of a baby's nervous system, and recommends that pregnant and lactating women take a supplement containing iodide, a form of iodine easily absorbed by the body, to gamer those benefits."
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