Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

alloantibody

play
noun al·lo·an·ti·body \ˌa-lō-ˈan-ti-ˌbä-dē\

Definition of alloantibody

  1. :  an antibody produced following introduction of an alloantigen into the system of an individual of a species lacking that particular antigen



1964

First Known Use of alloantibody

1964


Medical Dictionary

alloantibody

play
noun al·lo·an·ti·body \ˌal-ō-ˈant-i-ˌbäd-ē\

Medical Definition of alloantibody

plural

alloantibodies

  1. :  an antibody produced following introduction of an alloantigen into the system of an individual of a species lacking that particular antigen—called also isoantibody




Learn More about alloantibody

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of alloantibody


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up alloantibody? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to destroy or remove completely

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

two-chairs-on-a-pier-by-the-ocean-in-summer

Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?

vernal estival hiemal brumal
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ