precipitinogen

[pri-sip-i-tin-uh-juh n, -jen]

Origin of precipitinogen

First recorded in 1900–05; precipitin + -o- + -gen
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precipitinogen in Medicine

precipitinogen

[prĭ-sĭp′ĭ-tĭnə-jən]
n.
  1. An antigen that stimulates the formation of specific precipitin when injected into an animal body; a precipitable soluble antigen.
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