polyvalent serum

n.

An antiserum obtained from an animal that has been inoculated with several species or strains of a bacterium.

Nearby words

  1. polyurethane,
  2. polyurethanes,
  3. polyuria,
  4. polyvalent,
  5. polyvalent allergy,
  6. polyvalent vaccine,
  7. polyvinyl,
  8. polyvinyl acetal,
  9. polyvinyl acetate,
  10. polyvinyl alcohol


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