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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to lymph or the lymphatic tissue where lymphocytes are formed.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having the character or nature of lymph; resembling lymph; lacteal.
  • Of or pertaining to lymph.
  • Of the nature of lymphoid tissue.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Anat.) Resembling lymph; also, resembling a lymphatic gland; adenoid.

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  • adjective anatomy Like or relating to the lymphatic system of the body.

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  • adjective resembling lymph or lymphatic tissues

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Examples

  • While his detractors were explaining that “the most striking and consistent endoscopic feature, lymphoid nodular hyperplasia in the terminal ileum, is not unusual in children,” Wakefield was trotting out what had become a standard response of vaccine denialists to accusations of unreliable or inaccurate data: He condemned his critics for caring more about their standing in the scientific community than about sick children.

    The Panic Virus

  • Hematopathology – Providing complete evaluations of lymphoid and hematologic specimens.

    Anatomic Pathology

  • While his detractors were explaining that “the most striking and consistent endoscopic feature, lymphoid nodular hyperplasia in the terminal ileum, is not unusual in children,” Wakefield was trotting out what had become a standard response of vaccine denialists to accusations of unreliable or inaccurate data: He condemned his critics for caring more about their standing in the scientific community than about sick children.

    The Panic Virus

  • In some cases, NHL is found in a single node or a single patch of lymphoid tissue in an organ.

    Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma - Diagnosis and Treatment

  • In 2011, Biocon will scout for a global licensing partner not only for IN105, but also for its two other frontrunners: Anti-CD6, a drug for psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis, and BVX- 20, for treating a common cancer of lymphoid organs.

    Deal Boost for Biocon

  • While his detractors were explaining that “the most striking and consistent endoscopic feature, lymphoid nodular hyperplasia in the terminal ileum, is not unusual in children,” Wakefield was trotting out what had become a standard response of vaccine denialists to accusations of unreliable or inaccurate data: He condemned his critics for caring more about their standing in the scientific community than about sick children.

    The Panic Virus

  • In 2011, Biocon will scout for a global licensing partner not only for IN105, but also for its two other frontrunners: Anti-CD6, a drug for psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis, and BVX- 20, for treating a common cancer of lymphoid organs.

    Deal Boost for Biocon

  • Lymphomas can strike in lymph tissue anywhere in the body, such as the lymph nodes — and the stomach contains lymphoid tissue.

    Sen. Frank Lautenberg Diagnosed With Stomach Lymphoma

  • Specifically, evidence has also shown that people with a variety of cancers including breast, lymphoid, cervical, head and neck, and the "non-small-cell" type of lung cancer related to the drugs, died earlier than those who were not taking the ESA drugs.

    Anemia drugs deemed risky for people with cancer

  • R. Konakchieva, S. Kyurkchiev, Iv. Kehayov, P. Taushanova, L. Kanchev, "Selective effect of methoxyindoles on the lymphocyte proliferation and melatonin binding to activated human lymphoid cells".

    T.S. Wiley: Can Sleep Loss Destroy Your Immune System?

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  • 1. of, pertaining to, or resembling lymph.

    2. of or pertaining to the tissue (lymphoid tissue) that occurs esp. in the lymph glands, thymus, tonsils, and spleen and produces lymphocytes.

    January 19, 2009