[ahy-soh-uh-gloot-n-ey-shuh n]

noun Medicine/Medical.

the clumping of the red blood cells by a transfusion of the blood or serum of a genetically different individual of the same species.

Nearby words

  1. iso rating,
  2. iso-,
  3. iso-osmotic,
  4. iso-reel,
  5. isoabnormal,
  6. isoagglutinin,
  7. isoagglutinogen,
  8. isoamyl,
  9. isoamyl acetate,
  10. isoamyl benzoate

Origin of isoagglutination

First recorded in 1905–10; iso- + agglutination

Related formsi·so·ag·glu·ti·na·tive [ahy-soh-uh-gloot-n-ey-tiv, -nuh-] /ˌaɪ soʊ əˈglut nˌeɪ tɪv, -nə-/, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for isoagglutination



the agglutination of red blood cells of an organism by the blood serum of another organism of the same species
Derived Formsisoagglutinative, adjective

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Medicine definitions for isoagglutination




The agglutination of the red blood cells of an individual by antibodies in the serum of another individual of the same species.isohemagglutination

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