lymphangiectasia

noun
lymph·an·gi·ec·ta·sia | \ˌlim-ˌfan-jē-ek-ˈtā-zh(ē-)ə \
variants: or lymphangiectasis \-ˈek-tə-səs \
plural lymphangiectasias or lymphangiectases\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of lymphangiectasia 

: dilatation of the lymphatic vessels

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