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opsonify

[op-son-uh-fahy] /ɒpˈsɒn əˌfaɪ/
verb (used with object), opsonified, opsonifying. Immunology
1.
to facilitate phagocytosis of (a microorganism, as a bacterium) by treatment with opsonin.
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opsonize

/ˈɒpsəˌnaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to subject (bacteria) to the action of opsonins
Derived Forms
opsonization, opsonisation, opsonification, noun
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