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Lymphatic vessel

Lymphatic vessel

(Science: anatomy) vessels that remove cellular waste from the body by filtering through lymph nodes and eventually emptying into the blood system. They are similar to blood vessels but transport lymph fluid. A vascular duct that carries lymph which is eventually added to the venous blood circulation.Vessels that carry lymph material.


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