lymph capillary n.
One of the minute vessels of the lymphatic system.
[lahy-eys, -eyz] /ˈlaɪ eɪs, -eɪz/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of various enzymes, as decarboxylase, that catalyze reactions involving the formation of or addition to a double bond. /ˈlaɪeɪz/ noun 1. any enzyme that catalyses the separation of two parts of a molecule by the formation of a double bond between them lyase ly·ase (lī’ās’) n. […]
- Lymph cell
noun 1. another name for lymphocyte
[lahy-erd] /ˈlaɪ ərd/ adjective, Chiefly Scot. 1. streaked or spotted with gray or white.
[lim-fi-dee-muh] /ˌlɪm fɪˈdi mə/ noun, Pathology. 1. the accumulation of lymph in soft tissue with accompanying swelling, often of the extremities: sometimes caused by inflammation, obstruction, or removal of lymph channels. lymphedema lym·phe·de·ma (lĭm’fĭ-dē’mə) n. Swelling, especially in subcutaneous tissues, as a result of obstruction of lymphatic vessels or lymph nodes, with accumulation of lymph […]