sensitized antigen n.
The complex formed when antigen combines with specific antibody.
- Sensitized cell
sensitized cell n. A cell or bacterium that has combined with specific antibody to form a complex capable of reacting with component. A small cell derived by division and differentiation from a lymphocyte.
noun, Photography. 1. a dye adsorbed onto the silver halide grains of an emulsion to make the emulsion more sensitive to certain colors.
[sen-si-tom-i-ter] /ˌsɛn sɪˈtɒm ɪ tər/ noun, Photography. 1. an instrument for testing the sensitivity of various types of film, consisting of an apparatus for exposing successive parts of the film to a light of standard intensity at successively increasing lengths of exposure. sensitometer /ˌsɛnsɪˈtɒmɪtə/ noun 1. an instrument for measuring the sensitivity to light of […]
noun, Photography. 1. characteristic curve.