privileged site

[ prĭvə-lĭjd, prĭvlĭjd ]

n.

An area in the body lacking lymphatic drainage, such as the cornea of the eye, in which rejection of foreign tissue grafts does not occur.

Nearby words

  1. privet,
  2. privet hawk,
  3. privilege,
  4. privileged,
  5. privileged altar,
  6. privily,
  7. privity,
  8. privy,
  9. privy chamber,
  10. privy coat


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