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Definition of lymph noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

lymph

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//lɪmf//
 
; NAmE NAmE//lɪmf//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a clear liquid containing white blood cells that helps to clean the tissues of the body and helps to prevent infections from spreading Word Origin late 16th cent. (originally referring to pure water): from French lymphe or Latin lympha, limpa ‘water’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lymph

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