group agglutination

n.

The clumping of antibodies specific for a group of antigens common to several bacteria, each of which possesses its own specific antigen.

Nearby words

  1. groundwood,
  2. groundwood pulp,
  3. groundwork,
  4. group,
  5. group a streptococcus,
  6. group agglutinin,
  7. group annuity,
  8. group antigen,
  9. group captain,
  10. group dynamics


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