Rh-negative
adjective Date: 1945 lacking Rh factor in the blood

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rh negative — ☆ Rh negative [är′āch′ ] adj. not having Rh factor: said of blood or individuals …   English World dictionary

  • Rh negative — noun the blood group whose red cells lack the Rh factor (Rh antigen) • Syn: ↑Rh negative blood type, ↑Rh negative blood • Hypernyms: ↑blood group, ↑blood type * * * /ahr aych neg euh tiv/ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rh-negative — Rh neg·a·tive (ärʹāch nĕgʹə tĭv) adj. Lacking an Rh factor. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rh-negative — Rh neg·a·tive .är .āch neg ət iv adj lacking Rh factor in the blood …   Medical dictionary

  • rh-negative — adjective of persons (or their blood) lacking the Rh factor present in their red blood cells • Ant: ↑rh positive * * * adjective Usage: usually capitalized R : lacking Rh factor in the red blood cells …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rh negative — /ahr aych neg euh tiv/. See under Rh factor. [1955 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • Rh negative — [[t]ˈɑrˈeɪtʃ[/t]] adj. phl See under Rh factor • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • Rh negative — /ˌareɪtʃ ˈnɛgətɪv/ (say .ahraych neguhtiv) adjective See Rh factor …   Australian English dictionary

  • Rh-negative blood — noun the blood group whose red cells lack the Rh factor (Rh antigen) • Syn: ↑Rh negative blood type, ↑Rh negative • Hypernyms: ↑blood group, ↑blood type …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rh-negative blood type — noun the blood group whose red cells lack the Rh factor (Rh antigen) • Syn: ↑Rh negative blood, ↑Rh negative • Hypernyms: ↑blood group, ↑blood type …   Useful english dictionary

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