ecotaxis

[ ē′kə-tăksĭs, ĕk′ō- ]

n.

The migration of lymphocytes from the thymus and bone marrow into tissues possessing an appropriate microenvironment.

Nearby words

  1. electrical field,
  2. electrical scanning,
  3. electrical storm,
  4. electrical transcription,
  5. electrician,
  6. electrides,
  7. electrification,
  8. electrified,
  9. electrify,
  10. electro


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