Dictionary.com

amboceptor

[ am-buh-sep-ter ]
/ ˈæm bəˌsɛp tər /
Save This Word!

noun Immunology Now Rare.
QUIZ
GOOSES. GEESES. I WANT THIS QUIZ ON PLURAL NOUNS!
Test how much you really know about regular and irregular plural nouns with this quiz.
Question 1 of 9
Which of the following nouns has an irregular plural form?

Origin of amboceptor

1900–05; <Latin ambō both (akin to ambi-) + (re)ceptor
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use amboceptor in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for amboceptor

amboceptor
/ (ˈæmbəʊˌsɛptə) /

noun
an immune body formed in the blood during infection or immunization that serves to link the complement to the antigen

Word Origin for amboceptor

C20: from Latin ambō both (see ambi-) + (re) ceptor
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for amboceptor

amboceptor
[ ămbō-sĕp′tər ]

n.
The antibody to sheep red blood cells used in complement-fixation tests.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
FEEDBACK