lymph

Part of speech: noun

A transparent, colorless fluid, as from coagulated blood; virus.

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Usage examples "lymph":

  1. There are faults in this and even blunders, notably in the natural history; and " serenest lymph" is a sad departure from Homeric simplicity. - "Cowper", Goldwin Smith.
  2. In all cases the infection of the cervical lymph glands is a serious factor both in prognosis and treatment. - "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition.", Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson.
  3. Always fond of the pure lymph, I undressed, and plunged into one of these gulfs, from which I emerged, my whole frame in a glow, and tingling with delicious sensations. - "Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest", George Borrow.