Definition of Lymph. Meaning of Lymph. Synonyms of Lymph
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Definition of Lymph
LymphLymph Lymph, n. [L. lympha: cf. F. lymphe.]
1. A spring of water; hence, water, or a pure, transparent
liquid like water.
A fountain bubbled up, whose lymph serene Nothing of
earthly mixture might distain. --Trench.
2. (Anat.) An alkaline colorless fluid, contained in the
lymphatic vessels, coagulable like blood, but free from
red blood corpuscles. It is absorbed from the various
tissues and organs of the body, and is finally discharged
by the thoracic and right lymphatic ducts into the great
veins near the heart.
3. (Med.) A fibrinous material exuded from the blood vessels
in inflammation. In the process of healing it is either
absorbed, or is converted into connective tissue binding
the inflamed surfaces together.
Lymph corpuscles (Anat.), finely granular nucleated cells,
identical with the colorless blood corpuscles, present in
the lymph and chyle.
Lymph duct (Anat.), a lymphatic.
Lymph heart. See Note under Heart, n., 1.
Lymph Lymph, n. (Physiol. Chem.)
A fluid containing certain products resulting from the growth
of specific micro["o]rganisms upon some culture medium, and
supposed to be possessed of curative properties.
Meaning of Lymph from wikipedia
(from Latin, lympha meaning
"water") is the fluid
that flows through
system, a system composed
of lymph vessels
(channels) and intervening...
organs, and lymphoid
tissues. The vessels carry
a clear fluid called lymph
word lympha refers
to the deity
water, "Lympha") towards...
- A lymph
node, or lymph gland
is a kidney-shaped organ
of the lymphatic
system, and the adaptive immune
system. A large number
of lymph nodes
- lymph vessels
or lymphatics) are thin-walled vessels
vessels, that carry lymph
. As part of the lymphatic
- include enlarged lymph
nodes, fever, drenching
sweats, unintended weight
loss, itching, and constantly feeling
tired. The enlarged lymph nodes
- periaortic lymph nodes
as lumbar) are a group
of lymph nodes
that lie in front
of the lumbar vertebrae
near the aorta. These lymph nodes
is a disease
of the lymph
nodes, in which
they are abnormal
in size or consistency. Lymphadenopathy
of an inflammatory
- Supraclavicular lymph nodes
are lymph nodes found above
to the clavicle, that can be felt in the supraclavicular
fossa. The supraclavicular lymph nodes
- Cervical lymph nodes
are lymph nodes found
in the neck. Of the 800 lymph nodes
in the human
body, 300 are in the neck. Cervical lymph nodes
- The axillary lymph nodes
or armpit lymph nodes
are lymph nodes
in the human
20 and 49 in number, they drain lymph vessels
from the lateral...
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