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lymphotoxin

Syllabification: lym·pho·tox·in
Pronunciation: /ˌlimfəˈtäksin/

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Definition of lymphotoxin in English:

noun

Immunology
A lymphokine that causes the destruction of certain cells, especially tumor cells.

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