lymphatic duct

n.

Either of the two terminal lymph vessels that convey lymph to the bloodstream: right and left.

Nearby words

  1. lymphangiotomy,
  2. lymphangitis,
  3. lymphapheresis,
  4. lymphatic,
  5. lymphatic corpuscle,
  6. lymphatic leukemia,
  7. lymphatic plexus,
  8. lymphatic sinus,
  9. lymphatic system,
  10. lymphatic tissue


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