Nourishment of the tissues by lymph in parts devoid of blood vessels.
[lympho- + G. trophē, nourishment]
the nourishment of cells by lymph, particularly in areas lacking adequate blood vessels. This term is not in common usage.
lymphotrophy(lim-fo′trō-fē) [ lymph- + -trophy]
Lymph nourishment of cells in regions devoid of blood vessels.