Of, relating to, or being a serum produced by the injection of the cells from a certain organ or tissue from one animal into another, with the result that the serum destroys the cells of the corresponding organ.
- Organ-specific antigen
organ-specific antigen n. A heterogenetic antigen that is specific to a particular organ, whether of a single species or of many species. Also called tissue-specific antigen.
[awr-guh-nuh m] /ˈɔr gə nəm/ noun, plural organa [awr-guh-nuh] /ˈɔr gə nə/ (Show IPA), organums. 1. an organon. 2. Music. /ˈɔːɡənəm/ noun (pl) -na (-nə), -nums 1. a form of polyphonic music originating in the ninth century, consisting of a plainsong melody with parts added at the fourth and fifth 2. a variant of organon
noun 1. a steam or air whistle in which the jet is forced up against the thin edge of a pipe closed at the top.
[awr-gan-zuh] /ɔrˈgæn zə/ noun, plural organzas. 1. a sheer rayon, nylon, or silk fabric constructed in plain weave and with a crisp finish, used in the manufacture of evening dresses, trimmings, etc. /ɔːˈɡænzə/ noun 1. a thin stiff fabric of silk, cotton, nylon, rayon, etc n. 1820, from French organsin (1660s), from Italian organzino, of […]