lympholysis

noun
lym·​phol·​y·​sis | \ lim-ˈfäl-ə-səs How to pronounce lympholysis (audio) \
plural lympholyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce lympholysis (audio) \

Medical Definition of lympholysis

: the destruction of lymph cells

Other Words from lympholysis

lympholytic \ ˌlim(p)-​fə-​ˈlit-​ik How to pronounce lympholysis (audio) \ adjective

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“Lympholysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lympholysis. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

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