nonself

noun non·self \ ˌnän-ˈself , Southern also -ˈsef \
|Updated on: 4 Jun 2018

Definition of nonself

: material that is foreign to the body of an organism

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1959

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nonself

noun non·self \ ˈnän-ˈself \

medical Definition of nonself

: material that is foreign to the body of an organism

nonself

adjective

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