homocytotropic ho·mo·cy·to·trop·ic (hō’mō-sī’tə-trŏp’ĭk, -trō’pĭk)
Relating to or having an affinity for cells of the species in which it originated, as of an antibody.
- Homocytotropic antibody
homocytotropic antibody n. An antibody that has an affinity for mast cells of the same or of a closely related species and that, upon combining with a specific antigen, triggers the release of pharmacological mediators of anaphylaxis from the cells to which it attaches. Also called reaginic antibody.
/ˈhəʊməˌdɒnt/ adjective 1. (of most nonmammalian vertebrates) having teeth that are all of the same type Compare heterodont
[hoh-muh-dahyn, hom-uh-] /ˈhoʊ məˌdaɪn, ˈhɒm ə-/ adjective, Radio. 1. of or relating to reception by a device that generates a varying voltage of the same or nearly the same frequency as the incoming carrier wave and combines it with the incoming signal for detection.
homoecious (hō-mē’shəs, hŏ-) Autoecious.