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Kline test

noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
a test for syphilis in which the formation of a microscopic precipitate in a mixture of the patient's serum and an antigen indicates a syphilitic condition.
Compare Kahn test.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; named after Benjamin S. Kline (1886-1968), American developer of test
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