allergenic

[ al-er-jen-ik ]
/ ˌæl ərˈdʒɛn ɪk /

adjective

causing allergic sensitization.

Nearby words

  1. allende, salvador,
  2. allenstein,
  3. allentown,
  4. alleppey,
  5. allergen,
  6. allergenic extract,
  7. allergic,
  8. allergic conjunctivitis,
  9. allergic purpura,
  10. allergic reaction

Origin of allergenic

First recorded in 1910–15; allergen + -ic

Related formsal·ler·ge·nic·i·ty [al-er-juh-nis-i-tee] /ˌæl ər dʒəˈnɪs ɪ ti/, noun

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