lymphatic vessel

n.

Any of the vascular channels that transport lymph throughout the lymphatic system and freely anastomose with one another.absorbent vessel

Nearby words

  1. lymphatic leukemia,
  2. lymphatic plexus,
  3. lymphatic sinus,
  4. lymphatic system,
  5. lymphatic tissue,
  6. lymphaticostomy,
  7. lymphatitis,
  8. lymphatolysis,
  9. lymphectasia,
  10. lymphedema


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