having the male and female organs on the same plant.
(of plants, esp mosses) having male and female reproductive organs on the same plant
- Autoimmune hemolytic anemia
autoimmune hemolytic anemia autoimmune hemolytic anemia n. Either of two forms of hemolytic anemia involving autoantibodies against red cell antigens; a cold-antibody type, caused by hemagglutinating cold antibody; and a warm-antibody type, due to serum autoantibodies that react with the patient’s red blood cells, with antigenic specificity being chiefly in the Rh complex. Also called […]
autoimmunocytopenia autoimmunocytopenia au·to·im·mu·no·cy·to·pe·ni·a (ô’tō-ĭm’yə-nō-sī’tō-pē’nē-ə) n. Anemia, thrombocytopenia, and leukopenia resulting from cytotoxic autoimmune reactions.
autoinfusion autoinfusion au·to·in·fu·sion (ô’tō-ĭn-fyōō’zhən) n. Forcing the blood from the extremities, as by the application of a bandage or pressure device, to raise the blood pressure and fill vessels in the vital organs.
autoisolysin autoisolysin au·to·i·sol·y·sin (ô’tō-ī-sŏl’ĭ-sĭn, -ī’sō-lī’-) n. An antibody that with complement causes lysis of cells in the organism in whose body the lysin is formed, as well as in others of the same species.