anamnestic

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adjective an·am·nes·tic \-ˈnes-tik\

Definition of anamnestic

  1. 1 :  of or relating to an anamnesis

  2. 2 :  of or relating to a secondary response to an immunogenic substance after serum antibodies can no longer be detected in the blood

Origin and Etymology of anamnestic

Greek anamnēstikos easily recalled, from anamimnēskesthai


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anamnestic

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adjective an·am·nes·tic \-ˈnes-tik\

Medical Definition of anamnestic

  1. 1:  of or relating to an anamnesis

  2. 2:  of or relating to a second rapid increased production of antibodies in response to an immunogenic substance after serum antibodies from a first response can no longer be detected in the blood

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