[lim-foh-poi-ee-sis] /ˌlɪm foʊ pɔɪˈi sɪs/

noun, Physiology.
the formation of lymphocytes.
noun (pl) -ses (-siːz)
the formation of lymphatic tissue or lymphocytes

lymphopoiesis lym·pho·poi·e·sis (lĭm’fō-poi-ē’sĭs)
The formation of lymphocytes.
lym’pho·poi·et’ic (-ět’ĭk) adj.

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