complement

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Synonyms for complement

Synonyms for complement

something that completes another

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something added to another for embellishment or completion

to supply what is lacking

Synonyms for complement

a word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction

a complete number or quantity

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number needed to make up a whole force

something added to complete or embellish or make perfect

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one of a series of enzymes in the blood serum that are part of the immune response

either of two parts that mutually complete each other

make complete or perfect

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meningitidis strains; the lack of such reports suggests that complement deficiency might be a predisposing factor, and all the reported isolates were determined to be capsule null locus (cnl) strains, which lacked the genetic islands encoding the entire capsule (5-7).
The possibility of complement deficiency was investigated and ruled out in two of two patients.
by complement deficiency, corticosteroid use, or HIV infection).
Complement deficiency states and meningococcal disease.
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