Definitions for Immuneɪˈmyun

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. immune(adj)

    a person who is immune to a particular infection

  2. immune(adj)

    relating to the condition of immunity

    "the immune system"

  3. immune(adj)

    secure against

    "immune from taxation as long as he resided in Bermuda"; "immune from criminal prosecution"

  4. immune, resistant(adj)

    relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)

  5. immune(adj)

    (usually followed by `to') not affected by a given influence

    "immune to persuasion"

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  1. Immune(a.)

    (Med.) Protected from disease due to the action of the immune system, especially by having been inoculated against or previously exposed to a disease.

  2. Immune(a.)

    (Med.) Of or pertaining to the immune system or the components of the immune system.

  3. Immune(a.)

    Not responsive; as, immune to suggestion.

  4. Origin: [L. immunis. See Immunity.]

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. immune(Noun)

    A person who is not susceptible to infection by a particular disease

  2. immune(Adjective)

    Exempt; not subject to

    As a diplomat, you are immune from prosecution.

  3. immune(Adjective)

    Protected by inoculation, or due to innate resistance to pathogens

    I am immune to chicken pox.

  4. immune(Adjective)

    Not vulnerable

    Alas, she was immune to my charms.

  5. immune(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the immune system

    We examined the patient's immune response.

  6. Origin: From immunis, from in- + munus

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Immune(adj)

    exempt; protected by inoculation

  2. Origin: [L. immunis. See Immunity.]


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