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Anatomy Term: thymus
XAO ID: 0000163
Definition: "Anatomical structure of largely lymphoid tissue that functions in cell-mediated immunity by being the site where T cells develop."
Stage Range: NF stage 40 to death
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Parent(s): compound organ (is_a) endocrine system (part_of) immune system (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY