<biochemistry> A turbid, white or pale yellow fluid which contains chylomicrons that is taken up from the intestine and carried via the lymphatic system to the systemic circulation via the thoracic duct.

(02 Jan 1998)

chyl-, chylaemia, chylangioma, chylaqueous < Prev | Next > chyle cistern, chyle corpuscle, chyle cyst

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