Definition of allergenicity in English:


Pronunciation /ˌalərjəˈnisitē/


See allergen

‘Many questions concerning toxicity and allergenicity have been raised about corn contaminated with the spores of this fungus.’
  • ‘He faxed his two-page assessment to the Ministry of Agriculture warning that tests into nutritional performance, toxicology or allergenicity were insufficient and inadequate.’
  • ‘They were recognized for their development of an animal model to predict the allergenicity of genetically modified food.’
  • ‘It may be difficult to eliminate all the allergens; but the goal is to develop strains with reduced allergenicity.’
  • ‘The genetic engineering of food creates two separate and serious health risks involving allergenicity.’