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thymic1

[tahy-mik; spelling pronunciation thahy-mik] /ˈtaɪ mɪk; spelling pronunciation ˈθaɪ mɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or derived from thyme.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; thyme + -ic

thymic2

[thahy-mik] /ˈθaɪ mɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the thymus.
Origin
1650-60; thym(us) + -ic
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Examples for thymic
  • For thymic cancers, surgery is the treatment of choice.
  • Sometimes it gives off a thymic or bronchial branch.
British Dictionary definitions for thymic

thymic

/ˈθaɪmɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the thymus
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thymic in Medicine

thymic thy·mic (thī'mĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to the thymus.

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