despeciate

transitive verb
de·​spe·​ci·​ate | \ (ˈ)dē-ˈspē-s(h)ē-ˌāt How to pronounce despeciate (audio) \
despeciated; despeciating

Medical Definition of despeciate

: to remove the characteristic antigenicity of (a foreign protein) by chemical or other treatment

Other Words from despeciate

despeciation \ (ˌ)dē-​ˌspē-​s(h)ē-​ˈā-​shən How to pronounce despeciate (audio) \ noun

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“Despeciate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/despeciate. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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