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Definition of the noun agglutination
What does agglutination mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: agglutinations
- a clumping of bacteria or red cells when held together by antibodies (agglutinins)
- lexical domain: Natural Processes - nouns denoting natural processes
- more generic terms: biological process / organic process = a process occurring in living organisms
- more specific words:
- the building of words from component morphemes that retain their form and meaning in the process of combining
- the coalescing of small particles that are suspended in solution; these larger masses are then (usually) precipitated
Alternative definition of the noun agglutination
- The act of uniting by glue or other tenacious substance; the state of being thus united; adhesion of parts.
- Combination in which root words are united with little or no change of form or loss of meaning. See agglutinative.
- The clumping together of red blood cells or bacteria, usually in response to a particular antibody.
- Agglutination is a process in linguistic morphology derivation in which complex words are formed by stringing together morphemes, each with a single grammatical or semantic meaning. Languages that use agglutination widely are called agglutinative languages. An example of such a language is Turkish, where for example, the word evlerinizden, or "from your houses," consists of the morphemes, ev-ler-iniz-den with the meanings house-plural-your-from.
- Agglutination is the clumping of particles. The word agglutination comes from the Latin agglutinare, meaning "to glue." Agglutination occurs if an antigen is mixed with its corresponding antibody called isoagglutinin. This is commonly used term in blood grouping.
- agglutination is a gene group, gene ontology group.
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Agglutination is the aggregation or clumping of cells or particles bound together by antibodies (usually lgM or dimeric lgA). Complement ...
by Julius M. Cruse, MD, PhD, Robert E. Lewis
Agglutination is the basis for multiple serological reactions including blood grouping, diagnosis of infectious diseases, rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
Like precipitation, agglutination is a secondary manifestation of antigen–antibody interaction.
by Anne M. Barger, Amy L. MacNeill
Agglutination is the aggregation of RBCs into grape-like clusters (Figure 2.3b). Agglutination is an abnormal finding in any species. Agglutinated RBCs do not disperse when blood is diluted with saline and indicates ongoing immune- mediated ...
by Ann Ehrlich, Carol L. Schroeder
Agglutination is a positive reaction that indicates the donor unit is not a suitable match. Agglutination is the clumping together of red blood cells. □□ A C-reactive protein test (CRP) is performed to identify high levels of inflammation within the ...
by Ann Ehrlich, Carol L. Schroeder, Laura Ehrlich, Katrina A. Schroeder
Agglutination is a positive reaction that indicates the donor unit is not a suitable match. Agglutination is the clumping together of red blood cells. n A C-reactive protein test (CRP) is performed to identify high levels of inflammation within the ...
by Kathleen Deska Pagana
Agglutination is a visible expression of the aggregation of particulate antigens or antibodies. As the specimen is progressively diluted, persistent precipitation or agglutination indicates greater concentrations of the antigen or antibody. Dilution ...
by Julius M. Cruse, Robert E. Lewis
Agglutination is the basis for multiple serological reactions, including blood grouping, diagnosis of infectious diseases,
Agglutination-dependent and -independent Adhesin Interactions During Mating in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae (2006)
Flocculation describes adhesion among vegetatively growing cells, whereas agglutination is an adhesion context that occurs specifically between mating cells . In fungi, the adhesion process requires a class of cell surface proteins named ...
by Nathan Sharon
CELL AG GLOITINATION Agglutination is the most easily detectable manifestation of the interaction of a lectin with cells and has been used since the early days of lectin research to reveal the presence of a lectin in a biological material.
Colloquial Mongolian (2003)
The Complete Course for Beginners by Jantsangiyn Bat-Ireedui, Alan J K Sanders
Briefly, agglutination means that word-building is based on invariable stems to which single or multiple suffixes are added to modify meaning and achieve inflection (tense, case, etc). Vowel harmony means that all the vowels in a word stem, ...
by Arch G. Mainous III, Claire Pomeroy
For cryptococcus, antigen detection by latex agglutination is the most sensitive and specific test available. However, in HIV- infected ...
by Rehana Khan
Slide agglutination is a routine procedure for the identification of many bacterial isolates from clinical specimens. It is also the method used for blood grouping and cross matching. Tube agglutination: This is a standard quantitative method for ...
by Alan Davies, Catherine Elder
An isolating language is one which does not join morphemes together in one word, agglutination is the process where morphemes join but are easily segmentable (consider-ed), and fusion is where morphemes join but are hard to segment ...
by Alan J. K. Sanders, J. Bat-Ireedui
Briefly, agglutination means that word stems are invariable and inflection (tense, case, etc) is achieved by the addition to the word stems of single or multiple suffixes. Vowel harmony means that all the vowels in a word stern, and any suffixes ...
Veterinary Immunology (2013)
by Ian R. Tizard
Passive Agglutination Since agglutination is a much more sensitive technique than precipitation, it is sometimes useful to convert a precipitating system to an agglutinating one (Figure 41-29). This may be done by chemically linking soluble ...
The Complete Course for Beginners by Jantsangiyn Bat-Ireedui, Alan J K Sanders
Briefly, agglutination means that word-building is based on invariable stems to which single or multiple suffixes are added to modify meaning and achieve inflection (tense, case, etc.). Vowel harmony means that all the vowels in a word stem, ...
Agglutination of Vibrios. Crendiropoulo and Amos' describe experiments with 13 cultures of vibrios the character of which are presented. Twelve of these were from cholera patients and one from water. Rabbits were immunized by ...
by Pei-Show Juo
Agglutination Inhibition Test A serologic test for the identification of certain agglutinating antigens (e.g., protein or virus) based on the inhibition of agglutination (formed by the agglutinating antigen) by the known antibody. Agglutination ...
Latex Agglutination Assay Latex agglutination (LA) assays use antibody-labeled latex beads to capture target bacterial cells and rely on multiple binding interactions for cell–antibody–bead complex formation, resulting in clumping, which is ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
A-21 Macroscopic slide agglutination of erythrocytes in a cat with primary immunemediated hemolytic anemia. From August JR, Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine, Volume 6, 6th Edition. Saunders, 2009. group a. agglutination- usually to ...
Dictionary of Rheumatology (2009)
by Jozef Rovenský, Juraj Payer
Agglutination tests are still the most popular methods for RF assessment. In routine use, sheep erythrocytes bond with rabbit IgG (Waaler-Rose haemaglutination test) are often replaced by inert latex particles, which are coated with human IgG.
by Sunil Patel
Agaric Agarose AGE AGF AG G Agglutinates Agglutination Agglutination reaction Agglutination, agglutinate : Agglutinin AGL AGN Agonist peptides : The : A member of the Agaricaceae (Sensu lato); often considered a synonym of the ...
by Henry Philippsborn
d Agglutinations-Hilfsmittel n; Verklebungshilfsmittel n f agglutinant m 244 agglutination (Prod.)...
d Agglutination f; Zusammenkleben n; Verklebung f f agglutination f p aglutinação f 245 agglutination inhibitor (Pharm.) (Against: blood clot ...
by Elizabeth Martin
Website of Age UK: includes advice on health and lifestyle issues affecting older people agglutination (clumping) n. the sticking together, by serum antibodies called agglutinins, of such microscopic antigenic particles as red blood cells or ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2G2L1U1T1I1N1A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 13-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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