[ ag-loo-tin-uh-juhn, -jen, uh-gloot-n-uh- ]
/ ˌæg lʊˈtɪn ə dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn, əˈglut n ə- /
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an antigen that causes the production of agglutinins.
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OTHER WORDS FROM agglutinogenag·glu·tin·o·gen·ic [ag-loo-tin-uh-jen-ik, uh-gloot-n-uh-], /ˌæg lʊˌtɪn əˈdʒɛn ɪk, əˌglut n ə-/, adjective
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The substance within the introduced cell which acts as a stimulus (antigen) to the body cells is called an agglutinogen.The Fundamentals of Bacteriology|Charles Bradfield Morrey
British Dictionary definitions for agglutinogen
/ (ˌæɡlʊˈtɪnədʒən) /
an antigen that reacts with or stimulates the formation of a specific agglutinin
Word Origin for agglutinogen
C20: from agglutinate + -gen
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Medical definitions for agglutinogen
[ ăg′lu-tĭn′ə-jən, ə-glōōt′n- ]
An antigen that stimulates the production of a particular agglutinin, such as an antibody.agglutogen
Other words from agglutinogenag′glu•tin′o•gen′ic (ăg′lu-tĭn′ə-gĕn′ĭk, ə-glōōt′n-) adj.
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