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1. polyvalent

adjective. having more than one valence, or having a valence of 3 or higher.

Synonyms

  • multivalent
  • valency

Antonyms

  • powerlessness
  • univalent
  • multivalent

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2. polyvalent

adjective. containing several antibodies each capable of counteracting a specific antigen.

Synonyms

  • valency

Antonyms

  • bivalent
  • unambiguous

Example sentences of the word polyvalent


1. Noun, singular or mass
Rocks such as limestone, chalk and calcareous sandstone add polyvalent positively charged ions of calcium and magnesium to the water, causing water hardness.

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