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radioimmunology

[rey-dee-oh-im-yuh-nol-uh-jee] /ˌreɪ di oʊˌɪm yəˈnɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the study of biological substances or processes with the aid of antigens or antibodies labeled with a radioactive isotope.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; radio- + immunology
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radioimmunological
[rey-dee-oh-im-yuh-nl-oj-i-kuh l, -i-myoo-] /ˌreɪ di oʊˌɪm yə nlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl, -ɪˌmyu-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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radio-immunological in Medicine

radioimmunology ra·di·o·im·mu·nol·o·gy (rā'dē-ō-ĭm'yə-nŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The study of immunity by radiolabeling and other radiological methods.


ra'di·o·im'mu·no·log'i·cal (-nə-lŏj'ĭ-kəl) adj.
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