antigenic determinant

antigenic determinant

noun
Immunology, determinant ( def 3 ).

Origin:
1905–10

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antigenic determinant
 
n
the specific part of an antigen molecule to which an antibody becomes attached

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antigenic determinant n.
Epitope.

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