human leukocyte antigen n.
A gene product of the major histocompatibility complex; these antigens have been shown to have a strong influence on human allotransplantation, transfusions in refractory patients, and certain disease associations.
[hyoo-muh n or, often, yoo‐] /ˈhyu mən or, often, ˈyu‐/ adjective 1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or having the nature of people: human frailty. 2. consisting of people: the human race. 3. of or relating to the social aspect of people: human affairs. 4. sympathetic; : a warmly human understanding. noun 5. a . […]
[hyoo-muh n-lee or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mən li or, often, ˈyu-/ adverb 1. in a manner. 2. by means. 3. within the limits of knowledge and capability: Is it humanly possible to predict the future? 4. from or according to the viewpoint of humankind. /ˈhjuːmənlɪ/ adverb 1. by human powers or means 2. in a […]
- Human menopausal gonadotropin
human menopausal gonadotropin n. Abbr. HMG An injectable preparation that is obtained from the urine of menopausal women, has biological activity similar to that of follicle-stimulating hormone, and is used with chorionic gonadotropin to induce ovulation.
noun 1. the psychological and social qualities that characterize humankind, especially in contrast with other living things. 2. Sociology. the character of human conduct, generally regarded as produced by living in primary groups. noun 1. the qualities common to humanity 2. ordinary human behaviour, esp considered as less than perfect 3. (sociol) the unique elements […]