Meaning of “antigen” in the English Dictionary

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"antigen" in British English

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antigennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈæn.tɪ.dʒən/ /ˈæn.tɪ.dʒen/ us /ˈæn.t̬i.dʒən/ /ˈæn.t̬i.dʒen/ specialized

Examples from literature

  • I shall not discuss the antigen or its method of administration. 
  • Injections must be made and the antigen must go into the plants, not in single doses, if you please, but by the thousands. 

(Definition of “antigen” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"antigen" in American English

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antigennoun [ C ]

/ˈænt·ɪ·dʒən, -ˌdʒen/

(Definition of “antigen” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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