lymphatic tissue

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lymphatic tissue
 
n
Also called: lymphoid tissue tissue, such as the lymph nodes, tonsils, spleen, and thymus, that produces lymphocytes

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lymphatic tissue n.
Tissue consisting of a network of reticular fibers and cells, the meshes of which are occupied by lymphocytes. Also called adenoid tissue, lymphoid tissue.

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