Definition of 'lymphatic'
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The lymph glands and lymphatic system fight infection and remove excess fluid from the tissues. The Sun (2015)He had an operation to remove an inflamed lymphatic gland. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Your lymphatic system is responsible for delivering nutrients around the body as well as removing waste. The Sun (2012)These easy exercises give your lymphatic system a little nudge to work better. The Sun (2012)It is a cancer of the lymphatic system and can strike anywhere in the body. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Then they go in with lymphatic drainage massage. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They encourage the flow of fluid through your lymphatic system too, removing toxins. The Sun (2012)The lymphatic system is part of the body's defence against disease. Coming Off Tranquillizers and Sleeping Pills (1991)The 85 treatment stings and moves through my lymphatic system with a fizzing and sickening speed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He had fought cancer of the lymphatic system for 14 years. The Sun (2010)Once the lymphatic fluid has been filtered, it is channelled back to the bloodstream. Healthy By Nature (1994)It's something to do with improving lymphatic drainage. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Cancer cells can spread to another part of the body through the bloodstream or in the lymph fluid that flows through the lymphatic system. The Sun (2016)There are tough massages aimed at improving circulation and lymphatic drainage, and long lectures on the importance of chewing your food properly. Times, Sunday Times (2013)These flattering leggings tackle the three major causes of cellulite - blood circulation, fluid retention and lymphatic drainage. The Sun (2013)This apparently works the lymphatic system from the outside in, speeding up blood flow so the nasties that cause cellulite and fat stores are carried away faster. The Sun (2015)
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