precipitin test

n.

A serologic test in which antibody reacts with a specific soluble antigen to form a precipitate.precipitin reaction

Nearby words

  1. precipitate,
  2. precipitate labor,
  3. precipitation,
  4. precipitation hardening,
  5. precipitin,
  6. precipitinogen,
  7. precipitious,
  8. precipitous,
  9. precis,
  10. precise


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