false-positive reaction

n.

An erroneous or mistakenly positive response.

Nearby words

  1. fimbriate,
  2. fimbriation,
  3. fimbrillate,
  4. fimbriocele,
  5. fimicolous,
  6. fin de siecle,
  7. fin de siècle,
  8. fin keel,
  9. fin ray,
  10. fin whale


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