anamnestic reaction

noun

Definition of anamnestic reaction

: renewed rapid production of an antibody following second or later contact with the provoking antigen or with related antigens

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First Known Use of anamnestic reaction

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Anamnestic reaction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anamnestic%20reaction. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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