immunogenetics

noun, plural in form but singular in construction
im·​mu·​no·​ge·​net·​ics | \ ˌi-myə-nō-jə-ˈne-tiks How to pronounce immunogenetics (audio) , i-ˌmyü-nō- \

Definition of immunogenetics

: a branch of immunology concerned with the interrelations of heredity, disease, and the immune system and its components

Other Words from immunogenetics

immunogenetic \ ˌi-​myə-​nō-​jə-​ˈne-​tik How to pronounce immunogenetics (audio) , i-​ˌmyü-​nō-​ \ adjective
immunogenetically \ ˌi-​myə-​nō-​jə-​ˈne-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce immunogenetics (audio) , i-​ˌmyü-​nō-​ \ adverb
immunogeneticist \ ˌi-​myə-​nō-​jə-​ˈne-​tə-​sist How to pronounce immunogenetics (audio) , i-​ˌmyü-​nō-​ \ noun

First Known Use of immunogenetics

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Immunogenetics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/immunogenetics. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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immunogenetics

noun plural but singular in construction
im·​mu·​no·​ge·​net·​ics | \ -jə-ˈnet-iks How to pronounce immunogenetics (audio) \

Medical Definition of immunogenetics

: a branch of immunology concerned with the interrelations of heredity, disease, and the immune system especially with regard to the way in which the genetic information required to produce the diversity of antibodies required by the immune system is stored in the genome, transmitted from one generation to the next, and expressed in the organism

Other Words from immunogenetics

immunogenetic \ -​ik How to pronounce immunogenetics (audio) \ also immunogenetical \ -​i-​kəl How to pronounce immunogenetics (audio) \ adjective
immunogenetic studies
immunogenetically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce immunogenetics (audio) \ adverb
immunogenetically relevant genes

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