Definition of Lymphocytes

1. Noun. (plural of lymphocyte) ¹

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Definition of Lymphocytes

1. lymphocyte [n] - See also: lymphocyte

Medical Definition of Lymphocytes

1. White blood cells that fight infection and disease. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lymphocytes

lymphocyte-oriented kinase
lymphocyte activation
lymphocyte cooperation
lymphocyte count
lymphocyte depletion
lymphocyte lymphocyte
lymphocyte specific protein tyrosine kinase p56(lck)
lymphocyte subsets
lymphocyte transformation
lymphocyte transfusion
lymphocytes (current term)
lymphocytic adenohypophysitis
lymphocytic choriomeningitis
lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus
lymphocytic interstitial pneumonia
lymphocytic interstitial pneumonitis
lymphocytic leukaemia
lymphocytic leukemia
lymphocytic leukemoid reaction
lymphocytic leukocytosis
lymphocytic leukopenia
lymphocytic lymphoma
lymphocytic thyroiditis

Literary usage of Lymphocytes

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"On the other hand, lymphocytes from the spleens of animals immunized with ... Splenic lymphocytes from unimmunized animals were likewise not inhibitory. ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1908)
"The Effect of Pilocarpine on the Output of lymphocytes through the Thoracic Duct.— Rous (Jour Exp. Med., 1908, x, 329) has been able to confirm some ..."

3. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1919)
"EFFECT OF EXPOSURE TO THE SUN ON THE CIRCULATING lymphocytes IN MAN. BY HERBERT D. TAYLOR, MD (From the Laboratories of The Rockefeller Institute for ..."

4. Understanding the Immune System by Lydia Woods Schindler (1991)
"Each node is supplied by an artery and a vein; lymphocytes enter the node by traversing the walls of very small specialized veins. ..."

5. The Medical Implications of Nuclear War by Fredric Solomon (1986)
"TABLE 1 Functional Subpopulations of lymphocytes I. T lymphocytes A. ... Helper lymphocytes 2. Suppressor lymphocytes B. Effector T lymphocytes 1. ..."

6. Diseases of infants and children by Henry Dwight Chapin, Godfrey Roger Pisek (1915)
"The Relation of Polynuclear-Neutrophiles to lymphocytes During Childhood.— The relation of the neutrophiles to the lymphocytes during childhood is shown in ..."

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