allergenic
allergenic allergenic adj. 1. of or pertaining to allergens or allergenicity. [WordNet 1.5]

2. causing an allergy or an allergic reaction. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • allergenic — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ likely to cause an allergic reaction …   English terms dictionary

  • allergenic — SYN: antigenic. * * * al·ler·gen·ic .al ər jen ik adj having the capacity to induce allergy <allergenic plants> al·ler·ge·nic·i·ty jə nis ət ē n, pl ties * * * al·ler·gen·ic (al″ər jenґik) acting as an allergen; inducing allergy …   Medical dictionary

  • allergenic — adjective see allergen …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • allergenic — allergenicity /al euhr jeuh nis i tee/, n. /al euhr jen ik/, adj. causing allergic sensitization. [1910 15; ALLERGEN + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • allergenic — adjective a) of or pertaining to an allergen b) having the effect of an allergen …   Wiktionary

  • allergenic — producing allergies Causation and Formation …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • allergenic — adj. causing allergic reactions …   English contemporary dictionary

  • allergenic — al·ler·gen·ic …   English syllables

  • allergenic — /æləˈdʒɛnɪk/ (say aluh jenik) adjective causing allergic sensitisation …   Australian English dictionary

  • allergenic — adjective relating to or having the effect of an allergen • Pertains to noun: ↑allergen • Derivationally related forms: ↑allergen …   Useful english dictionary

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