heterophil

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Related to heterophil antigen: heterophile antibody, Forssman antigen

het•er•o•phil

(ˈhɛt ər ə fɪl)

adj.
reacting with or having an affinity for more than one kind of substance, as an antibody with more than one antigen.
[1915–20]