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Medical Term:

opsinogen

Pronunciation: op-sin'o-jen

Definition: A substance that stimulates the formation of opsonin, such as the antigen contained in a suspension of bacteria used for immunization.

Synonym(s): opsogen

[opsonin + -gen]

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