lymphatic vessel

Definitions of lymphatic vessel
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n a vascular duct that carries lymph which is eventually added to the venous blood circulation

Synonyms:
lymph vessel
Types:
thoracic duct
the major duct of the lymphatic system
lacteal
any of the lymphatic vessels that convey chyle from the small intestine to the thoracic duct
Type of:
canal, channel, duct, epithelial duct
a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance

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