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

a substance that causes the production of antibodies in the body

(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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