from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun An antigen that stimulates the production of a particular agglutinin, such as an antibody.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A substance present in bacteria, immunization with which gives rise to the production of agglutinins.
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- noun biochemistry Any
antigenthat stimulates the production of an agglutinin
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- noun any substance that acts as an antigen to cause agglutinin production
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[agglutin(in) + –gen.]