an antibody that causes agglutination.
hence it can be stated technically that an agglutinin possesses a haptoph-r- group and an agglutinating group.
the fundamentals of bacteriology charles bradfield morrey
if agglutinin is present and the test is giving a positive reaction, the bacilli will be collected in large clumps.
the elements of bacteriological technique john william henry eyre
a substance, such as an antibody or a lectin, that causes agglutination of cells or bacteria
agglutinin ag·glu·ti·nin (ə-glōōt’n-ĭn)
a substance, such as an antibody, that is capable of causing agglutination of a particular antigen, especially red blood cells or bacteria.
a substance, other than a specific agglutinating antibody, that causes organic particles to agglutinate.
an antigen that causes the production of agglutinins. historical examples the substance within the introduced cell which acts as a stimulus (antigen) to the body cells is called an agglutinogen. the fundamentals of bacteriology charles bradfield morrey noun an antigen that reacts with or stimulates the formation of a specific agglutinin agglutinogen ag·glu·tin·o·gen (āg’lu-tĭn’ə-jən, ə-glōōt’n-) […]
agglutinophilic agglutinophilic ag·glu·ti·no·phil·ic (ə-glōōt’n-ə-fĭl’ĭk) adj. readily undergoing agglutination.
agglutogen agglutogen ag·glu·to·gen (ə-glōō’tə-jən) n. see agglutinogen.
to raise the or level of (a river valley, a stream bed, etc.) by depositing detritus, sediment, or the like. historical examples long continued glacial drainage usually results in a large measure of aggradation. the geography of the region about devils lake and the dalles of the wisconsin rollin d. salisbury verb (transitive) to build […]
to raise the or level of (a river valley, a stream bed, etc.) by depositing detritus, sediment, or the like. historical examples its deposits tend to aggrade (build up) the flat which its meanderings develop. the geography of the region about devils lake and the dalles of the wisconsin rollin d. salisbury in this way […]