Definition of Allergin

1. Noun. Something that provokes an allergic reaction, an allergen. ¹



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Definition of Allergin

1. allergen [n -S] - See also: allergen

Medical Definition of Allergin

1. A seldom used term denoting the reactive substance in the passive transference of anaphylaxis. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Allergin

allergic contact dermatitis
allergic coryza
allergic eczema
allergic extract
allergic granulomatosis
allergic granulomatous angiitis
allergic inflammation
allergic purpura
allergic reaction
allergic response
allergic rhinitis
allergic salute
allergically
allergics
allergies
allergin (current term)
allergins
allergised
allergist
allergists
allergization
allergological
allergologies
allergologist
allergologists
allergology
allergosis
allergy
allergy and immunology
allergy desensitization

Literary usage of Allergin

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1. Veterinary Bacteriology: A Treatise on the Bacteria, Yeasts, Molds, and by Robert Earle Buchanan (1911)
"This allergin is specific, that is, an animal sensitized to egg-white will ... How this allergin is formed is uncertain. Probably the primary injection of ..."

2. Monographic Medicine by Albion Walter Hewlett, Henry Leopold Elsner (1916)
"... the corresponding antigen (or allergin) calls forth a specific reaction, probably due to union of the allergin with certain specific antibodies ..."

3. The Harvey Lectures by Harvey Society of New York, New York Academy of Medicine (1917)
"... or allergin. Though Doerr and Russ 32 have undertaken to measure quantitatively the amount of this antibody in a given specimen of serum, ..."

4. The Oxford Medicine by Henry Asbury Christian, James Mackenzie (1920)
"... recently have shown that the gallbladder itself may contract powerfully in response to the stimulus of an allergin. This further complicates the problem ..."

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