Definition of lymph gland in English:

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lymph gland

noun

Less technical term for lymph node.
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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Syllabification: lymph gland

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