Definition of heptavalent in English:


Line breaks: hepta|va¦lent
Pronunciation: /ˌhɛptəˈveɪl(ə)nt


  • Having a valency 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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