Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to thyme.
  • adj. Of or relating to the thymus: thymic nucleic acid.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. of, or relating to the herb thyme
  • adj. of, or relating to the thymus gland

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the thymus gland.
  • adj. Pertaining to, or derived from, thyme.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Noting an acid, a colorless compound, C16H25O12N3P2, obtained by the action of water on thymus-nucleic acid.
  • Of or pertaining to the thymus gland: as, the thymic vein.

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Examples

  • One of the genes in this region encodes a protein called thymic stromal lymphopoietin

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  • The signaling molecule, called thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP), is key to the development of allergic diseases such as asthma, atopic dermatitis (eczema), and food allergy.

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  • The signaling molecule, called thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP), is key to the development of allergic diseases such as food allergy.

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  • The signaling molecule, called thymic stromal lymphopoietin (TSLP), is key to the development of allergic diseases such as asthma, atopic dermatitis (eczema) and food allergy.

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  • Fritz, a Wever resident who was known through the area as an enthusiastic gearhead, died almost one year ago at age 20 due to a rare type of cancer known as thymic neurodocrine carcinoma.

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  • (a medical condition known as thymic GVHD [tGVHD]) contributes to the deficit in T cell immunity.

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  • T-cell homeostasis in humans with thymic hypoplasia due to chromosome 22q11. 2 deletion syndrome.

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  • Rice HE, Flake AW, Hori T, Galy A, Verhoogen RH: Massive thymic hyperplasia: characterization of a rare mediastinal mass.

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  • Local increase in thymic stromal lymphopoietin induces systemic alterations in B cell development.

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  • Three strategies are rarely product and spirorenone thymic peptides spiroxasone absorption.

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