antiantibody

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an·ti·an·ti·body .ant-ē-'ant-i-.bäd-ē, .an-.tī- n, pl -bod·ies an antibody with specific immunologic activity against another antibody

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an·ti·an·ti·body (an″te-anґtĭ-bod″e) an antibody directed against antigenic determinants on other antibody (immunoglobulin) molecules.

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  • antiantibody — /an tee an ti bod ee, an tuy /, n. Immunol. antibody that combines with another antibody. [ANTI + ANTIBODY] * * * …   Universalium

  • antiantibody — an ti•an′ti•bod′y n. pl. bod•ies …   From formal English to slang

  • antiantibody — /an tee an ti bod ee, an tuy /, n. Immunol. antibody that combines with another antibody. [ANTI + ANTIBODY] …   Useful english dictionary

  • antiantitoxin — An antiantibody that inhibits or counteracts the effects of an antitoxin. * * * an·ti·an·ti·tox·in (an″te anґtĭ tok″sin) an antibody, formed in immunization with an antitoxin, which counteracts the effect of the latter …   Medical dictionary

  • antibody — An immunoglobulin molecule produced by B lymphoid cells with a specific amino acid sequence evoked in humans or other animals by an antigen (immunogen). These molecules are characterized by reacting specifically with the antigen in some… …   Medical dictionary

  • Rh factor — Synonyms and related words: Rh negative, Rh positive, Rh type, Rhesus factor, agglutinin, allergen, anaphylactin, antiantibody, antibody, antigen, antiserum, antitoxic serum, antitoxin, antivenin, arterial blood, blood, blood bank, blood cell,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • allergen — Synonyms and related words: Rh factor, agglutinin, allergic disorder, allergy, anaphylactin, antiantibody, antibody, antigen, antiserum, antitoxic serum, antitoxin, antivenin, asthma, conjunctivitis, cosmetic dermatitis, eczema, hay fever, hives …   Moby Thesaurus

  • antibody — Synonyms and related words: Rh factor, Rh negative, Rh positive, Rh type, Rhesus factor, acquired immunity, active immunity, agglutinin, allergen, anaphylactin, antiantibody, antigen, antiserum, antitoxic serum, antitoxin, antivenin, arterial… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • antigen — Synonyms and related words: Rh factor, Rh negative, Rh positive, Rh type, Rhesus factor, acquired immunity, active immunity, agglutinin, allergen, anaphylactin, antiantibody, antibody, antiserum, antitoxic serum, antitoxin, antivenin, arterial… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • antitoxin — Synonyms and related words: Rh factor, agglutinin, allergen, anaphylactin, antiantibody, antibody, antigen, antiserum, antitoxic serum, antivenin, bang, booster, booster shot, fix, hit, hypodermic, hypodermic injection, incomplete antibody,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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