im·​mu·​no·​gen·​ic | \ ˌi-myə-nō-ˈje-nik How to pronounce immunogenic (audio) , i-ˌmyü-nō- \

Definition of immunogenic

: relating to or producing an immune response immunogenic substances

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Other Words from immunogenic

immunogenesis \ ˌi-​myə-​nō-​ˈje-​nə-​səs How to pronounce immunogenesis (audio) , i-​ˌmyü-​nō-​ \ noun
immunogenicity \ ˌi-​myə-​nō-​jə-​ˈni-​sə-​tē How to pronounce immunogenicity (audio) , i-​ˌmyü-​nō-​ \ noun

Examples of immunogenic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Researchers would try to determine if the candidate is safe and immunogenic. Jason Hanna, CNN, "What we know about potential coronavirus vaccines and treatments," 28 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of immunogenic

circa 1923, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of immunogenic was circa 1923

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“Immunogenic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jun. 2020.

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im·​mu·​no·​gen·​ic | \ ˌim-yə-nō-ˈjen-ik How to pronounce immunogenic (audio) , im-ˌyü-nō- How to pronounce immunogenic (audio) \

Medical Definition of immunogenic

: relating to or producing an immune response immunogenic substances

Other Words from immunogenic

immunogenically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce immunogenically (audio) \ adverb

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