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system

noun arrangement, artificium, classification, formula, logical process, manner, means, method, modeof management, operation, order, orderliness, orderly combiiation, organization, pattern, plan, policy, practice, procedure, process, program, recipe, regime, regimen, regularity, scheme, settled procedure, state of order, strategy, technique, way
Associated concepts: commercial system, governmental system, judicial system, legal system, retirement system
See also: arrangement, array, avenue, bureaucracy, codification, complex, contrivance, course, development, device, doctrine, form, guide, hierarchy, institute, means, method, mode, modus operandi, opportunity, order, plan, practice, procedure, process, program, rule, scheme, strategy, usage
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Interestingly, all of the study's participants tested negative for HBV genomes in plasma, indicating that the lymphoid system may be an important site for maintenance of HBV replication, even when the serum or plasma is apparently HBV nonreactive.
The authors begin with cell structure and types and classifications of tissues and organs, then move to epithelial tissues and exocrine glands, connective and muscle tissues, cartilage and bone, nervous system and special senses, cardiovascular system, blood, blood cell formation, lymphoid system, integumentary system, endocrine organs, digestive system, urinary system, and reproductive system.
Follicular dendritic cells are nonlymphoid, nonphagocytic accessory cells of the lymphoid system.
The couple, of Plas-y-Llan, Whitchurch, Cardiff, thought she had beaten the disease two years ago but last year doctors broke the news the cancer was back, and this time had spread to her lymphoid system.