nonself-antigen

or non·self an·ti·gen

[ non-self-an-ti-juh n, -jen ]
/ nɒnˈsɛlfˌæn tɪ dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn /

noun Immunology.

any of the antigens present in an individual that originate outside the body (contrasted with self-antigen).

Nearby words

  1. nonscientific,
  2. nonsecretor,
  3. nonsectarian,
  4. nonselective,
  5. nonself,
  6. nonsense,
  7. nonsense correlation,
  8. nonsense syllable,
  9. nonsense triplet,
  10. nonsense verse

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