cell-mediated

adjective
cell-me·​di·​at·​ed | \ˈsel-ˈmē-dē-ˌā-təd \

Definition of cell-mediated 

: relating to or being the part of immunity or the immune response that is mediated primarily by T cells

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1959, in the meaning defined above

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cell-mediated

adjective
cell-me·​di·​at·​ed | \ˈsel-ˌmēd-ē-ˌāt-əd \

Medical Definition of cell-mediated 

: relating to or being the part of immunity or the immune response that is mediated primarily by T cells and especially cytotoxic T cells rather than by antibodies secreted by B cells cell-mediated immunity cell-mediated reactions — compare humoral sense 2

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