agglutinin adsorption

the taking up by bacteria suspended in diluted antiserum of those agglutinins specific for that microorganism.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • adsorption — The property of a solid substance to attract and hold to its surface a gas, liquid, or a substance in solution or in suspension. For example, condensation of a gas onto a surface. Cf.:absorption. [L. ad, to, + sorbeo, to suck up] immune a …   Medical dictionary

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