monospecific

adjective mono·spe·cif·ic \ ˌmä-nō-spə-ˈsi-fik \

Definition of monospecific

:specific for a single antigen or receptor site on an antigen

monospecificity

play \-ˌspe-sə-ˈfi-sə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of monospecific

1947


Medical Dictionary

monospecific

adjective mono·spe·cif·ic \ ˌmän-ō-spə-ˈsif-ik \

medical Definition of monospecific

:specific for a single antigen or receptor site on an antigen

monospecificity

play \-ˌspes-ə-ˈfis-ət-ē\ noun plural -ties

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