hemagglutinate
transitive verb see hemagglutination

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hemagglutinate — [hē΄mə glo͞ot′ n āt΄, hem΄əglo͞ot′ n āt΄] vt. hemagglutinated, hemagglutinating [ HEM + AGGLUTINATE] to cause the clumping of red blood cells in hemagglutination n …   English World dictionary

  • hemagglutinate — hemagglutinative /hee meuh glooht n ay tiv, euh tiv, hem euh /, adj. /hee meuh glooht n ayt , hem euh /, v.t., v.i., hemagglutinated, hemagglutinating. (of red blood cells) to clump. [1920 25; HEM + AGGLUTINATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hemagglutinate — v. cause red blood cells to clump …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hemagglutinate — he·mag·glut·i·nate …   English syllables

  • hemagglutinate — he•mag•glu•ti•nate [[t]ˌhi məˈglut nˌeɪt[/t]] v. nat•ed, nat•ing 1) biochem. (of red blood cells) to clump 2) biochem. to cause (red blood cells) to clump he mag•glu ti•na′tion, n. he mag•glu′tin•a tive, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • hemagglutinate — verb cause the clumping together (of red blood cells) • Syn: ↑haemagglutinate • Derivationally related forms: ↑hemagglutination, ↑haemagglutination (for: ↑haemagglutinate) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • haemagglutinate — verb cause the clumping together (of red blood cells) • Syn: ↑hemagglutinate • Derivationally related forms: ↑hemagglutination (for: ↑hemagglutinate), ↑haemagglutination • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hemagglutination — noun Date: 1907 agglutination of red blood cells • hemagglutinate transitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hemagglutinin — [hē΄məglo͞ot′ n in΄, hem΄əglo͞ot′ n in΄] n. a substance, as an antibody, capable of causing hemagglutination * * * he·mag·glu·ti·nin (hē mə glo͞otʹn ĭn) n. A substance, such as an antibody, that causes agglutination of red blood cells.  … …   Universalium

  • hack — hak vi to cough in a short dry manner hack n a short dry cough Each boldface word in the list below is a chiefly British variant of the word to its right in small capitals. haem HEME haemacytometer HEMACYTOMETER haemadsorbing HEMADSORBING… …   Medical dictionary

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