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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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agglutinationag‧glu‧ti‧na‧tion /əˌɡluːtəˈneɪʃən $ əˌɡluːtnˈeɪ-/ noun [uncountable]  1 STICKthe state of being stuck together2 SLthe process of making new words by combining two or more words, such as combining ‘ship’ and ‘yard’ to make ‘shipyard
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agglutinationThe Pyloriset detects IgG antibodies by agglutination, using Latex particles coated with acid extracted antigen of H pylori.
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