cross-reaction

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

Definition of cross-reaction 

: reaction of one antigen with antibodies developed against another antigen

Other Words from cross-reaction

cross-react \ˌkrȯs-rē-ˈakt \ intransitive verb
cross-reactive \ˌkrȯs-rē-ˈak-tiv \ adjective
cross-reactivity \ˌkrȯs-(ˌ)rē-ˌak-ˈti-və-tē \ noun

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1946, in the meaning defined above

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cross-reaction

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

Medical Definition of cross-reaction 

: reaction of one antigen with antibodies developed against another antigen

Other Words from cross-reaction

cross-react \-ˈakt \ intransitive verb

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