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wassermann meaning and definition

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Definition of Wassermann (noun)

  1. German bacteriologist who developed a diagnostic test for syphilis (1866-1925)
  2. a blood test to detect syphilis; a complement fixation test is used to detect antibodies to the syphilis organism treponema; a positive reaction indicates the presence of antibodies and therefore syphilis infection
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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