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lymphotoxin

[lim-fuh-tok-sin] /ˌlɪm fəˈtɒk sɪn/
noun, Immunology.
1.
a glycoprotein that is released by antigen-stimulated or mitogen-stimulated T cells and is toxic to various other cells.
Origin of lymphotoxin
1970-1975
First recorded in 1970-75; lympho- + toxin
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lymphotoxin in Medicine

lymphotoxin lym·pho·tox·in (lĭm'fə-tŏk'sĭn)
n.
A lymphokine that is toxic to certain susceptible target cells.

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