immunoprecipitation

noun
im·​mu·​no·​pre·​cip·​i·​ta·​tion | \ ˌi-myə-nō-pri-ˌsi-pə-ˈtā-shən How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) , i-ˌmyü-nō- \

Definition of immunoprecipitation

: precipitation of a complex of an antibody and its specific antigen

Other Words from immunoprecipitation

immunoprecipitate \ ˌi-​myə-​nō-​pri-​ˈsi-​pə-​tət How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) , -​pə-​ˌtāt , i-​ˌmyü-​nō-​ How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) \ noun
immunoprecipitate \ ˌi-​myə-​nō-​pri-​ˈsi-​pə-​ˌtāt How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) , i-​ˌmyü-​nō-​ How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) \ transitive verb

First Known Use of immunoprecipitation

1959, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for immunoprecipitation

immuno- + precipitation, after German Immunpräzipitation

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“Immunoprecipitation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/immunoprecipitation. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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immunoprecipitation

noun
im·​mu·​no·​pre·​cip·​i·​ta·​tion | \ -pri-ˌsip-ə-ˈtā-shən How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) \

Medical Definition of immunoprecipitation

: precipitation of a complex of an antibody and its specific antigen

Other Words from immunoprecipitation

immunoprecipitable \ -​ˈsip-​ət-​ə-​bəl How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) \ adjective
immunoprecipitate \ -​ˈsip-​ət-​ət How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) , -​ə-​ˌtāt How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) \ noun
immunoprecipitate \ -​ə-​ˌtāt How to pronounce immunoprecipitation (audio) \ transitive verb immunoprecipitated; immunoprecipitating

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