Definition of haemagglutination in English:


Line breaks: haem|agglu¦tin|ation
Pronunciation: /ˌhiːməgluːtɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n
(US hemagglutination)


[mass noun] Medicine & Biology
  • The clumping together of red blood cells.
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    • The diagnosis is confirmed by haemagglutination and complement fixation tests.
    • Classically, diagnosis of dengue virus infection was carried out by haemagglutination inhibition test.
    • Alternatively, the anti-sheep red blood cell hemagglutination test has been employed successfully in many species of wild birds.

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