- chvostek's sign,
- chyle vessel,
Origin of chyle
Examples from the Web for chyle
The chyle is poured into a vein behind the collar bone, and passes through the heart to the lungs, where it is changed into blood.Object Lessons on the Human Body|Sarah F. Buckelew and Margaret W. Lewis
Lacteal, or digestive absorption has reference to the absorption of chyle only, which is destined for the nutrition of the body.
Within these are the origins of the Lacteals, a peculiar set of Lymphatic vessels, which are engaged in the absorption of chyle.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
But how is this nutritive part, the chyle, conveyed into the various parts of the body?Popular Books on Natural Science|Aaron David Bernstein
The chyle was formed out of chyme, changed by the action of the pancreatic and biliary secretions.Omphalos|Philip Henry Gosse
Word Origin for chyle
1540s, from Late Latin chylus, from Greek khylos "juice" (of plants, animals, etc.), from stem of khein "to pour, gush forth," from PIE *ghus-mo-, from root *gheu- "to pour, pour a libation" (see found (v.2)). Cf. also chyme.