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Medical Term:

phytomitogen

Pronunciation: fi'to-mi'to-jen

Definition: A mitogenic lectin causing lymphocyte transformation accompanied by mitotic proliferation of the resulting blast cells identical to that produced by antigenic stimulation; phytohemagglutinin, concanavalin A.

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