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agglutinogen

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noun ag·glu·ti·no·gen \ə-ˈglü-tən-ə-jən\

Definition of agglutinogen

  1. :  an antigen whose presence results in the formation of an agglutinin

ag·glu·ti·no·gen·icplay \-ˌglü-tən-ə-ˈje-nik\ adjective


Origin of agglutinogen

agglutinin + -o- + -gen


First Known Use: 1904


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agglutinogen

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noun ag·glu·ti·no·gen \ə-ˈglüt-ən-ə-jən\

Medical Definition of agglutinogen

  1. :  an antigen whose presence results in the formation of an agglutinin

  2. ag·glu·ti·no·gen·ic \-ˌglüt-ən-ə-ˈjen-ik\play adjective




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