nonimmune

adjective
non·​im·​mune | \ ˌnän-i-ˈmyün How to pronounce nonimmune (audio) \

Definition of nonimmune

1 : not produced by, involved in, or relating to an immune response or the immune system nonimmune cells a nonimmune inflammatory response
2 : lacking immunity (as to a disease) travelers who are nonimmune to local illnesses

First Known Use of nonimmune

1900, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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nonimmune

adjective
non·​im·​mune | \ -im-ˈyün How to pronounce nonimmune (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonimmune

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : not produced by, involved in, or relating to an immune response or the immune system drug-induced nonimmune thromobocytopenia nonimmune cells a nonimmune inflammatory response
2 : not immune : lacking immunity The disease now seems to recur in urban areas about every seven years, when numbers of nonimmune individuals that are sufficient to support an outbreak accumulate.Scientific American Medicine

nonimmune

noun

Medical Definition of nonimmune (Entry 2 of 2)

: an individual that lacks immunity to a particular disease

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