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[im-yuh-noh-sawr-buh nt, -zawr-, ih-myoo-] /ˌɪm yə noʊˈsɔr bənt, -ˈzɔr-, ɪˌmyu-/
noun, Immunology.
an insoluble surface to which a specific antibody is attached for the purpose of removing the corresponding antigen from a solution or suspension.
Also called immunoadsorbent.
Origin of immunosorbent
First recorded in 1970-75; shortening of immunoadsorbent Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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immunosorbent im·mu·no·sor·bent (ĭm'yə-nō-sôr'bənt, -zôr'-, ĭ-myōō'-)
An antibody used to remove specific antigen, or an antigen used to remove specific antibody, from solution or suspension.

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