from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- (Med.) A test for typhoid fever based on the fact that blood serum of one affected, in a bouillon culture of typhoid bacilli, causes the bacilli to agglutinate and lose their motility.
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- noun a test for detecting typhoid fever and other salmonella infections
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