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lymphotropic

adjective lym·pho·tro·pic \ -ˈtrō-pik , -ˈträp-ik \

medical Definition of lymphotropic

: having an affinity for lymphocytes
  • human lymphotropic retroviruses
  • Epstein-Barr virus…is a lymphotropic herpesvirus
  • —Michael Steinitz et al
— see human t-cell lymphotropic virus, human t-lymphotropic virus

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