antivenene
antivenin

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • antivenene — SYN: antivenin. * * * (antivenin) n. an antiserum containing antibodies against specific poisons in the venom of such an animal as a snake, spider, or scorpion. * * * an·ti·ven·ene (an″te ) (an″ti vĕ nēnґ) antivenin …   Medical dictionary

  • antivenene — an·ti·venene …   English syllables

  • antivenene — antivenin; n. an antiserum containing antibodies against specific poisons in the venom of such an animal as a snake, spider, or scorpion …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • antivenene — /ˌæntivəˈnin / (say .anteevuh neen) noun 1. an antitoxin produced in the blood by repeated injections of venom, as of snakes. 2. the antitoxic serum obtained from such blood. Also, antivenin, antivenom. {anti + ven(om) + ene} …   Australian English dictionary

  • antivenene —   n. serum used against snake bite …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • antivenene — n. (also antivenin) an antiserum containing antibodies against specific poisons in the venom of esp. snakes, spiders, scorpions, etc. Etymology: ANTI + L venenum poison + ENE, IN * * * noun an antitoxin that counteracts the effects of venom from… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Антивенин (Antivenene, Antivenin) — иммунная сыворотка, в состав которой входят антитела против ряда ядовитых веществ, содержащихся в яде змей, пауков и скорпионов. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • antivenin — antivenene …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • АНТИВЕНИН — (antivenene, antivenin) иммунная сыворотка, в состав которой входят антитела против ряда ядовитых веществ, содержащихся в яде змей, пауков и скорпионов …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • Antivenin — (or antivenom or antivenene) is a biological product used in the treatment of venomous bites or stings. The name comes from the French word venin meaning venom, and historically the word antivenin was predominant around the world. For the English …   Wikipedia

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