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lymphoid

[lim-foid] /ˈlɪm fɔɪd/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling lymph.
2.
of or relating to the tissue (lymphoid tissue) that occurs especially in the lymph glands, thymus, tonsils, and spleen and produces lymphocytes.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; lymph- + -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for lymphoid tissue

lymphoid tissue

noun
1.
another name for lymphatic tissue

lymphoid

/ˈlɪmfɔɪd/
adjective
1.
of or resembling lymph, or relating to the lymphatic system
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lymphoid tissue in Medicine

lymphoid tissue n.
See lymphatic tissue.

lymphoid lym·phoid (lĭm'foid')
adj.
Of or relating to lymph or the lymphatic tissue where lymphocytes are formed.

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