immunocompetence

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noun im·mu·no·com·pe·tence \ˌi-myə-nō-ˈkäm-pə-tən(t)s, i-ˌmyü-nō-\

Definition of immunocompetence

  1. :  the capacity for a normal immune response

immunocompetent

play \ˌi-myə-nō-ˈkäm-pə-tənt, i-ˌmyü-nō-\ adjective

First Known Use of immunocompetence

1966


Medical Dictionary

immunocompetence

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noun im·mu·no·com·pe·tence \-ˈkäm-pət-ən(t)s\

Medical Definition of immunocompetence

  1. :  the capacity for a normal immune response altered the immunocompetence of the lymphocytes

immunocompetent

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