sensitized cell

n.

A cell or bacterium that has combined with specific antibody to form a complex capable of reacting with component.
A small cell derived by division and differentiation from a lymphocyte.

Nearby words

  1. sensitivity group,
  2. sensitivity training,
  3. sensitization,
  4. sensitize,
  5. sensitized antigen,
  6. sensitizing dye,
  7. sensitometer,
  8. sensitometric curve,
  9. sensitometry,
  10. sensor


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