hyperimmune

adjective
hy·​per·​im·​mune | \ˌhī-pər-i-ˈmyün \
variants: or less commonly hyper-immune

Definition of hyperimmune 

: having, exhibiting, or providing an unusual degree of immunity hyperimmune swine : such as

a of a serum : containing exceptionally large quantities of an antibody hyperimmune serum produced by serial innoculations

b of an antibody : derived from the hyperimmune sera of multiple donors hyperimmune IgG preparations administered to patients following exposure to hepatitis B

First Known Use of hyperimmune

1904, in the meaning defined above

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hyperimmune

adjective
hy·​per·​im·​mune | \ˌhī-pə-rim-ˈyün \

Medical Definition of hyperimmune 

: exhibiting an unusual degree of immunization hyperimmune swine :

a of a serum : containing exceptional quantities of antibody

b of an antibody : having the characteristics of a blocking antibody

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