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lym·phoid

 (lĭm′foid′)
adj.
1. Of or relating to lymph or the lymphatic tissue where lymphocytes are formed.
2. Of or relating to lymphocytic cells, including B cells, T cells, and their precursors, that are thought to derive from a common progenitor in the bone marrow.
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lymphoid

(ˈlɪmfɔɪd)
adj
1. (Biochemistry) of or resembling lymph, or relating to the lymphatic system
2. (Anatomy) of or resembling lymph, or relating to the lymphatic system
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lym•phoid

(ˈlɪm fɔɪd)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or resembling lymph.
2. of or pertaining to the tissue (lym′phoid tis`sue) that occurs in the lymph nodes, thymus, tonsils, and spleen and produces lymphocytes.
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Adj.1.lymphoid - resembling lymph or lymphatic tissues
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Translations

lym·phoid

a. linfoide, que se asemeja al tejido linfático.
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lymphoid

adj linfoide
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