Definition of lymph gland in English:

lymph gland

Syllabification: lymph gland

noun

  • less technical term for lymph node.
    More example sentences
    • About 10% of patients have a benign tumor of the thymus gland, a lymph gland that usually disappears at puberty.
    • The cancer had developed in a lymph gland on his small intestine.
    • In Drosophila larvae the paired lymph gland lobes that flank the dorsal vessel are sites of hematopoiesis.

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