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Agglutination
Forms Adj.: agglutinate.
Etymology

From the Latin term, Agglutinare, which comes from ad- (to) + -glutinare (glue).

Free definitions
Wiktionary
The clumping together of red blood cells or bacteria, usually in response to a particular antibody.
Wikipedia
Agglutination is the clumping of particles. The word agglutination comes from the Latin agglutinare, meaning "to glue." Agglutination occurs if an antigen is mixed with its corresponding antibody called isoagglutinin. This is commonly used term in blood grouping.
MeSH ID

D000371

Agglutination is a term referring to the clumping together of suspended materials found with a fluid like red blood cells within blood. It usually occurs as a result of antibodies like immunoglobulin M.

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