opsonic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Formed as opsōn- (the present stem of the Classical Latin obsōnō, opsōnō: “I purchase provisions”, “I cater”) + the English -ic; compare the contemporary English opsonin and the slightly later French opsonique.

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Adjective[edit]

opsonic (comparative more opsonic, superlative most opsonic)

  1. Relating to, produced by, or involving opsonin.

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