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immunodeficiency

noun im·mu·no·de·fi·cien·cy \-di-ˈfi-shən(t)-sē\

medical : a condition in which your body cannot produce enough of the substances or cells that it would normally produce to fight infection

Full Definition of IMMUNODEFICIENCY

:  inability to produce a normal complement of antibodies or immunologically sensitized T cells especially in response to specific antigens
im·mu·no·de·fi·cient \-shənt\ adjective
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First Known Use of IMMUNODEFICIENCY

1969
Medical Dictionary

immunodeficiency

noun im·mu·no·de·fi·cien·cy \-di-ˈfish-ən-sē\
plural im·mu·no·de·fi·cien·cies

Medical Definition of IMMUNODEFICIENCY

:  inability to produce a normal complement of antibodies or immunologically sensitized T cells especially in response to specific antigens—see aids
im·mu·no·de·fi·cient \-ənt\ adjective
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