capsular antigen

n.

An antigen found only in the capsules of certain microorganisms.

Nearby words

  1. chloriduria,
  2. chlorinate,
  3. chlorinated,
  4. chlorinated lime,
  5. chlorination,
  6. chlorine 36,
  7. chlorine acne,
  8. chlorine dioxide,
  9. chlorinity,
  10. chlorite


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