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1. Lymphatic system
The system of vessels, gland s ( lymph node s), and other lymphatic tissues (like the spleen ) which collects, filters (at the lymph nodes), and transports lymphatic fluid from around the tissues and eventually puts it back into the blood circulatory system. Included in the fluid it picks up is the fluid that flows out of the capillaries during normal capillary functions.

2. Lymphatic system
A network of glands and vessels that drain interstitial fluid from body tissues and return it to the circulatory system .