seronegative

adjective
se·​ro·​neg·​a·​tive | \ ˌsir-ō-ˈne-gə-tiv How to pronounce seronegative (audio) \

Definition of seronegative

: having or being a negative serum reaction especially in a test for the presence of an antibody

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seronegativity \ ˌsir-​ō-​ˌne-​gə-​ˈti-​və-​tē How to pronounce seronegativity (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of seronegative

1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for seronegative

sero- + negative entry 1

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“Seronegative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seronegative. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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seronegative

adjective
se·​ro·​neg·​a·​tive | \ -ˈneg-ə-tiv How to pronounce seronegative (audio) \

Medical Definition of seronegative

: having or being a negative serum reaction especially in a test for the presence of an antibody early seronegative syphilis a seronegative patient

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