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neu·ro·lym·pho·ma·to·sis .n(y)u̇r-ō-(.)lim-.fō-mə-'tō-səs n infiltration by lymphoid cells of the peripheral nerves esp. in the legs and wings of chickens approaching maturity and affected with Marek's disease called also fowl paralysis, range paralysis

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neu·ro·lym·pho·ma·to·sis (noor″o-lim″fo-mə-toґsis) lymphoblastic infiltration of a nerve.

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