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iodized salt, iodised salt (British)
Table salt mixed with a minute amount of sodium iodide or iodate, with the purpose of helping to reduce the chance of iodine deficiency in humans.

Iodine deficiency commonly leads to thyroid gland problems, specifically goiter, or an abnormally enlarged thyroid gland which may result from under-production, or over-production, of hormone or from a deficiency of iodine in the diet.

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