What is component?

Component is a constituent part.
c. of complement In immunology, any of the proteins participating in the sequential
activities of complement; each complement component takes its turn in the precise chain steps set in motion when the first protein in the complement series is activated; complement components of the classical pathway and the terminal components are named on the basis of functional activity by the symbols C1 through C9.

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