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ti·ter

also ti·tre  (tī′tər)
n.
1. Concentration of a substance in solution or the strength of such a substance determined by titration.
2. The minimum volume needed to cause a particular result in titration.
3. The temperature at which a fatty acid solidifies.

[French titre, from Old French title, title; see title.]

titer

(ˈtaɪtə; ˈtiː-)
n
(Chemistry) the usual US spelling of titre

ti•ter

(ˈtaɪ tər)

n.
1. the strength of a solution as determined by titration with a standard substance.
2. the concentration of a substance in a given sample as determined by titration.
[1830–40; < French titre title, qualification, fineness of alloyed gold or silver < Latin titulus title]
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Noun1.titer - the concentration of a solution as determined by titration
concentration - the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume
Translations

ti·ter

n. título, la cantidad de una sustancia que se requiere para producir una reacción con un volumen determinado de otra sustancia.

titer

n título
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([dagger]) Leptospira agglutination titer [greater than or equal to] 1:200 but <1:800 by microscopic agglutination test for [greater than or equal to] 1 serum specimens.
Repeat Brucella agglutination titer at three months fell to 1:160 and turned negative after nine months.
In 22 animals the agglutination titer was >160 IU.
The blood brucella agglutination titer was 1:320 at the second month and long-term antibiotic treatment was planned with rifampicin and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole.
Cases were defined by the presence of a Brucella agglutination titer of at least 160 lU/mL or more, if the personnel had signs or symptoms compatible with brucellosis according to the recommended case definition criteria suggested by the World Health Organization (WHO).
The antibody evaluation has been performed with different fish species, and an increase in agglutination titer, as well in this study, has been reported in serum of Oreochromis niloticus challenged with A.
His heterophile agglutination titer was 1:128 and his WBC count was 12,500.