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One entry found for lymphatic system.
Main Entry: lymphatic system
Function: noun
: the part of the circulatory system that consists of special tissue (as of the lymph nodes and tonsils), lymph, lymph-transporting vessels, and the thymus and spleen and is concerned especially with returning fluids and proteins back to the blood and with destroying material (as bacteria) foreign to the body -- called also lymph system

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