noun. blood serum containing antibodies against specific antigens; provides immunity to a disease.
- anti- (English)
- ἀντί (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- serum (English)
- serum (Latin)
Example sentences of the word antiserum
1. Noun, singular or mass
Where plasma is used for transfusions, to ensure that weakened systems can adequately form blood clots, serum is used primarily for sensitive blood testing and for the creation of antiserum.