passive immunity

noun

Definition of passive immunity

: short-acting immunity acquired by transfer of antibodies (as by injection of gamma globulin) — compare active immunity

passive immunization

noun

First Known Use of passive immunity

1895


Medical Dictionary

passive immunity

noun

medical Definition of passive immunity

: short-acting immunity acquired by transfer of antibodies (as by injection of gamma globulin) — compare acquired immunity, active immunity, innate immunity

passive immunization

noun

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