cross–reaction

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noun cross–re·ac·tion \ˌkrȯs-rē-ˈak-shən\

Definition of cross–reaction

  1. :  reaction of one antigen with antibodies developed against another antigen

cross–react

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cross–reactive

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cross–reactivity

play \-(ˌ)rē-ˌak-ˈti-və-tē\ noun

1946

First Known Use of cross–reaction

1946


Medical Dictionary

cross–reaction

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noun cross–re·ac·tion \ˌkrȯs-rē-ˈak-shən\

Medical Definition of cross–reaction

  1. :  reaction of one antigen with antibodies developed against another antigen

cross–react

\-ˈakt\play intransitive verb

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