Definition of heptavalent in English:

heptavalent

Syllabification: hep·ta·va·lent
Pronunciation: /ˌheptəˈvālənt
 
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adjective

Chemistry
Having a valence of seven.
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  • There is no evidence before me of the solubility either of divalent or of heptavalent manganese.
  • Administration of trivalent licensed antitoxin or heptavalent botulinum may prevent or decrease a patient's progression to respiratory failure and hasten recovery.
  • The new heptavalent conjugated pneumococcal vaccine should be given from two months of age.

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