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anti-idiotype

[an-tee-id-ee-uh-tahyp, an-tahy-] /ˌæn tiˈɪd i əˌtaɪp, ˌæn taɪ-/
noun, Immunology
1.
a molecular arrangement on an antibody that is the counterpart of that on a different antibody, thus making one an antigen to the other.
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anti-idiotypic
[an-tee-id-ee-uh-tip-ik, an-tahy-] /ˌæn tiˌɪd i əˈtɪp ɪk, ˌæn taɪ-/ (Show IPA),
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