immunology

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noun im·mu·nol·o·gy \ˌi-myə-ˈnä-lə-jē\

Definition of immunology

  1. :  a science that deals with the immune system and the cell-mediated and humoral aspects of immunity and immune responses

immunologic

play \ˌi-myə-nə-ˈlä-jik\ or

immunological

play \ˌi-myə-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective

immunologically

play \ˌi-myə-nə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

immunologist

play \ˌi-myə-ˈnä-lə-jist\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of immunology

International Scientific Vocabulary


IMMUNOLOGY Defined for English Language Learners

immunology

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noun

Definition of immunology for English Language Learners

  • : a science that deals with the ways in which the body protects itself from diseases and infections


Medical Dictionary

immunology

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noun im·mu·nol·o·gy \ˌim-yə-ˈnäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of immunology

plural

immunologies

  1. :  a science that deals with the immune system and the cell-mediated and humoral aspects of immunity and immune responses

immunologic

\-yən-əl-ˈäj-ik\play or

immunological

\-ˈäj-i-kəl\play adjective

immunologically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb


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