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lymphatic

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adjective lym·phat·ic \lim-ˈfat-ik\

Medical Definition of lymphatic

  1. 1a:  of, relating to, or produced by lymph, lymphoid tissue, or lymphocytes <lymphatic nodules> <lymphatic infiltration>b:  conveying lymph <a lymphatic channel>

  2. 2:  lacking physical or mental energy

  3. lym·phat·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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lymphatic

noun lym·phat·ic

Medical Definition of lymphatic

  1. :  a vessel that contains or conveys lymph, that originates as an interfibrillar or intercellular cleft or space in a tissue or organ, and that if small has no distinct walls or walls composed only of endothelial cells and if large resembles a vein in structure—called also lymphatic vessel, lymph vessel; see thoracic duct





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