flocculation test

noun

Medical Definition of flocculation test

: any of various serological tests (as the Mazzini test for syphilis) in which a positive result depends on the combination of an antigen and antibody to produce a flocculent precipitate

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“Flocculation test.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/flocculation%20test. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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