complement

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com·ple·ment

noun \ˈkäm-plə-mənt\

Definition of COMPLEMENT

1
: a group or set (as of chromosomes or DNA) that is typical of the complete organism or one of its parts—see chromosome complement
2
: a complementary color
3
: the thermolabile group of proteins in normal blood serum and plasma that in combination with antibodies causes the destruction especially of particulate antigens (as bacteria and foreign blood corpuscles)

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