Examples of allergen in a Sentence
common allergens, such as pollen
Recent Examples of allergen from the Web
The introduction of some common food allergens in the 4 to 6 month age range may help prevent allergies.
Among the 15 products claiming to be hypoallergenic, 83 percent had at least one ingredient on the allergen list, and 24 products contained five or more such ingredients.
Just in time for lunchbox season, KIND Snacks has issued a voluntary recall for a limited number of its healthy nut bars due to allergen mislabeling.
This sleek white air purifier rids allergens from rooms up to 129 square feet with both HEPA and carbon filters.
General Mills issued a voluntary recall of its Cascadian Farm Organic Cinnamon Raisin Granola cereal because boxes may almonds, an unlisted allergen that can cause severe reactions and illnesses in some.
Health reporter Marie McCullough looks at the nasty allergen used in the most popular hair dyes.
Another possibility is that he simply wasn't exposed to enough of the allergen during the test to cause a reaction.
This is because hypoallergenic products contain fewer potential allergens, or substances that trigger allergic reactions.
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Origin and Etymology of allergen
First Known Use: circa 1907See Words from the same year
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