immunohematology

noun

im·​mu·​no·​he·​ma·​tol·​o·​gy ˌi-myə-nō-ˌhē-mə-ˈtä-lə-jē How to pronounce immunohematology (audio)
i-ˌmyü-nō-
: a branch of immunology that deals with the immunologic properties of blood
immunohematologic adjective
or immunohematological
immunohematologist noun

Examples of immunohematology in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Applications already outnumber capacity for a number of the college's programs, including biomedical sciences, immunohematology and physical therapy. Kelly Meyerhofer, Journal Sentinel, 28 Feb. 2023

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'immunohematology.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Word History

Etymology

immuno- + hematology

First Known Use

1948, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of immunohematology was in 1948

Dictionary Entries Near immunohematology

Cite this Entry

“Immunohematology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/immunohematology. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

Medical Definition

immunohematology

noun
im·​mu·​no·​he·​ma·​tol·​o·​gy
variants or chiefly British immunohaematology
plural immunohematologies
: a branch of immunology that deals with the immunologic properties of blood
immunohematologic adjective
or immunohematological or chiefly British immunohaematologic or immunohaematological
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!