pertaining to, containing, or conveying lymph.
(of persons) having the characteristics, as flabbiness or sluggishness, formerly believed to be due to an excess of lymph in the system.
a lymphatic vessel.

1640–50; < Neo-Latin lymphāticus. See lymph-, -atic

lymphatically, adverb
nonlymphatic, adjective Unabridged
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lymphatic (lɪmˈfætɪk)
1.  of, relating to, or containing lymph: the lymphatic vessels
2.  of or relating to the lymphatic system
3.  sluggish or lacking vigour
4.  a lymphatic vessel
[C17 (meaning: mad): from Latin lymphāticus. Original meaning perhaps arose from a confusion between nymph and lymph; compare Greek numphaleptos frenzied]

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Word Origin & History

1640s, from L. lymphaticus, from lympha (see lymph). Also sometimes used in the classical L. sense "mad, frenzied."
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Medical Dictionary

lymphatic lym·phat·ic (lĭm-fāt'ĭk)
Of or relating to lymph, a lymph node, or a lymphatic vessel. n.
A lymphatic vessel.

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Example sentences
She spent much of the past year being treated for lymphatic cancer.
With the help of a scanner, the path of lymphatic fluid draining from the
  melanoma to the nodes can be traced.
Lymphomas are cancers of the lymphatic tissue- the lymph nodes where immune
  cells gather and exchange signals.
It's important to not sleep in a flat position to allow your lymphatic system
  to drain.
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