agglutinin

noun ag·glu·ti·nin \ ə-ˈglü-tᵊn-ən \

Definition of agglutinin

: a substance (such as an antibody) producing agglutination

Origin and Etymology of agglutinin

borrowed from German Agglutinine, from agglutinirin (now agglutinieren) "to 1agglutinate" + -ine 2-ine


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agglutinin

noun ag·glu·ti·nin \ ə-ˈglüt-ᵊn-ən \

medical Definition of agglutinin

: a substance (as an antibody) producing agglutination

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