Antiserum meaning

ăntĭ-sîrəm
Human or animal serum containing antibodies that are specific for one or more antigens.
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A serum containing antibodies specific for one or more antigens.
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Human or animal serum containing antibodies that are specific for one or more antigens.
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Human or animal serum containing one or more antibodies that are specific for one or more antigens and are administered to confer immunity. The antibodies in an antiserum result from previous immunization or exposure to an agent of disease.
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(medicine) A serum prepared from human or animal sources containing antigens specific for combatting an infectious disease.
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Origin of antiserum

  • anti- +‎ serum

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