- blood serum containing antibodies against a specific antigen, used to treat or provide immunity to a disease
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n., pl. -se•rums, -se•ra
Drugsa serum containing antibodies, as antitoxins or agglutinins, obtained by inoculation of animals and used for injection into other animals to provide immunity to a specific disease.
- anti- + serum 1900–05