lymphangiectasia
lymph·an·gi·ec·ta·sia .lim-.fan-jē-ek-'tā-zh(ē-)ə or lymph·an·gi·ec·ta·sis -'ek-tə-səs n, pl -ta·sias or -ta·ses -.sēz dilatation of the lymphatic vessels
lymph·an·gi·ec·tat·ic -ek-'tat-ik adj

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lym·phan·gi·ec·ta·sia (lim-fan″je-ək-taґzhə) lymphangiectasis.

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