See more synonyms for serology on Thesaurus.com Related formsse·ro·log·ic [seer-uh-loj-ik] /ˌsɪər əˈlɒdʒ ɪk/, se·ro·log·i·cal, adjectivese·ro·log·i·cal·ly, adverbse·rol·o·gist, noun
- the science dealing with the immunological properties and actions of serum.
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British Dictionary definitions for serologist
Derived Formsserologic (ˌsɪərəˈlɒdʒɪk) or serological, adjectiveserologist, noun
- the science concerned with serums
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Word Origin and History for serologist
1907, from sero-, comb. form of serum, + -ology. Related: Serological; serologist.
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Related formsse′ro•log′ic null adj.
- The science that deals with the properties and reactions of serums, especially blood serum.
- The characteristics of a disease or an organism shown by study of blood serums.
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