What does the word lymph mean?

Usage examples for 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 by 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. by 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 by George Borrow