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chylopoiesis in Medicine

chylopoiesis

(kī′lō-poi-ēsĭs)
n.
  1. The formation of chyle in the intestine and its absorption by the lacteals.chylifaction chylification
Related formschi′lo•poi•etic (-poi-ĕtĭk) adj.
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