lymphatic capillary

noun

Medical Definition of lymphatic capillary

: any of the smallest lymphatic vessels that are blind at one end and collect lymph in organs and tissues

called also lymph capillary

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“Lymphatic capillary.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lymphatic%20capillary. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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