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allergen

al·ler·gen / ˈalərjən/ • n. a substance that causes an allergic reaction. DERIVATIVES: al·ler·gen·ic / ˌalərˈjenik/ adj. al·ler·ge·nic·i·ty / ˌalərjəˈnisitē/ n.

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allergen

allergen A chemical compound, commonly a protein, which causes the production of antibodies, and hence an allergic reaction. See also adverse reactions to foods.

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allergen

allergen An antigen that provokes an abnormal immune response. Common allergens include pollen and dust (see allergy).

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allergen

allergen (al-er-jĕn) n. any antigen that causes allergy in a hypersensitive person.
allergenic adj.

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