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organ-specific

Pronunciation: or'gan-spe-sif'ik

Definition:

  1. Denoting or pertaining to a serum produced by the injection of the cells of a certain organ or tissue that, when injected into another animal, destroys the cells of the corresponding organ.
  2. Denoting an antigen specific for a particular organ.
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