radioallergosorbent

adjective

ra·​dio·​al·​ler·​go·​sor·​bent ˌrā-dē-ō-ə-ˌlər-gō-ˈsȯr-bənt How to pronounce radioallergosorbent (audio)
: relating to or being a blood analysis that tests for allergen-specific antibodies of the immunoglobulin class IgE and is used to detect allergic reactions

Word History

Etymology

radi- + allergen + -o- + sorbent

First Known Use

1967, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of radioallergosorbent was in 1967

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Cite this Entry

“Radioallergosorbent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radioallergosorbent. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

Medical Definition

radioallergosorbent

adjective
ra·​dio·​al·​ler·​go·​sor·​bent -ə-ˌlər-gō-ˈsȯr-bənt How to pronounce radioallergosorbent (audio)
: relating to, involving, or being a radioallergosorbent test
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