[ an-tee-id-ee-uh-tahyp, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈɪd i əˌtaɪp, ˌæn taɪ- /

noun Immunology.

a molecular arrangement on an antibody that is the counterpart of that on a different antibody, thus making one an antigen to the other.

Nearby words

  1. anti-hbe,
  2. anti-hbs,
  3. anti-hero,
  4. anti-icer,
  5. anti-id,
  6. anti-imperialist,
  7. anti-infective,
  8. anti-inflammatory,
  9. anti-inflationary,
  10. anti-intellectual

Related formsan·ti-id·i·o·typ·ic [an-tee-id-ee-uh-tip-ik, an-tahy-] /ˌæn tiˌɪd i əˈtɪp ɪk, ˌæn taɪ-/, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019