antibody Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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antibodynoun [C]

uk   /ˈæn.tiˌbɒd.i/  us   /-t̬iˌbɑː.di/
a proteinproduced in the ​blood that ​fightsdiseases by ​attacking and ​killingharmfulbacteria: Antibodies ​found in ​breastmilkprotectnewbornbabies against ​infection.
(Definition of antibody from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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antibodynoun [C]

 us   /ˈænt·iˌbɑd·i/
biology a protein (= ​type of ​chemical)produced in the ​blood to ​fightdiseases by ​attacking and ​killingharmfulbacteria
(Definition of antibody from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “antibody”
in Spanish Anticuerpo…
in Vietnamese kháng thể…
in Malaysian antibodi…
in Thai สารภูมิต้านทาน…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抗体…
in Turkish antikor…
in Russian антитело…
in Indonesian antibodi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抗體…
in Polish przeciwciało…
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