chyliferous

[ kī-lĭfə-rəs ]

adj.

Conveying chyle.

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Example sentences from the Web for chyliferous

  • It differs from the lymphatic diarrhœa, as the chyliferous diabtes differs from the aqueous and mucaginous diabtes.

    Zoonomia, Vol. II|Erasmus Darwin
  • In partial injections of lymphatic vessels, and particularly of the chyliferous, cows or goats milk, may be made use of.