Antibody

What is Antibody?

Antibody meaning Synonym(s): ImmunoglobulinA protein produced by B lymphocytes (B cells) in response to an antigen. Antibodies bind to and help destroy antigens. Related Term(s): B Lymphocyte, Humoral Immunity

 

reference: AIDSinfo – Glossary

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Antibody

What is Antibody ?

Antibody is (noun) a natural substance produced by the body to fight disease (NOTE: The plural is antibodies.)

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level