antianaphylaxis
SYN: desensitization (1).

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an·ti·an·a·phy·lax·is -.an-ə-fə-'lak-səs n, pl -lax·es -.sēz
1) a condition in which an anaphylactic reaction is not obtained because of the presence of free antibodies in the blood
2) the state of desensitization to an antigen

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an·ti·ana·phy·lax·is (an″te-an-ə-fə-lakґsis) a condition in which the anaphylaxis reaction is not obtained because of the presence of free antibodies in the blood; the state of desensitization to antigens.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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