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anti-

(an'tē), Do not confuse this prefix with ante-.
1. Combining form meaning against, opposing, or, in relation to symptoms and diseases, curative.
2. Prefix denoting an antibody (immunoglobulin) specific for the thing indicated; for example, antitoxin (antibody specific for a toxin).
[G. anti, against, opposite, instead of]

ant-

See anti-.

anti-

1. Combining form meaning against, opposing, or, in relation to symptoms and diseases, curative.
2. Combining form meaning an antibody (immunoglobulin) specific for the thing indicated (e.g., antitoxin, as in antibody specific for a toxin).
[G. anti, against, opposite, instead of]

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anti-

prefix denoting opposed to, against.