constitutional reaction

n.

A generalized or systemic reaction to a stimulus.
An allergic or immune response occurring at sites remote from that of the introduction of an antigen.

Nearby words

  1. constitutional democratic party,
  2. constitutional disease,
  3. constitutional law,
  4. constitutional monarchy,
  5. constitutional psychology,
  6. constitutional strike,
  7. constitutional symptom,
  8. constitutional union party,
  9. constitutionalism,
  10. constitutionalist


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