association constant

n.

A mathematical constant describing the bonding affinity of two molecules at equilibrium, especially the bonding affinity of an antibody and an antigen.

Nearby words

  1. associated movement,
  2. associated state,
  3. associated statehood,
  4. association,
  5. association area,
  6. association cortex,
  7. association fiber,
  8. association football,
  9. association law,
  10. association test


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