precipitinogen


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pre·cip·i·tin·o·gen

 (prĭ-sĭp′ĭ-tĭn′ə-jən)
n.
An antigen that induces the production of a precipitin.
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precipitinogen

(prɪˌsɪpɪˈtɪnədʒən)
n
(Physiology) an antigen that stimulates production of a given precipitin
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pre•cip•i•tin•o•gen

(prɪˌsɪp ɪˈtɪn ə dʒən, -ˌdʒɛn)

n.
an antigen that reacts with an antibody to form a precipitate.
[1900–05]
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Precipitation reactions occur when soluble antigen (also called precipitinogen) is made insoluble by an antibody (also called a precipitin).