(Biology) Ability (of an organism, tissue, or cell) to withstand a destructive agent or condition such as a chemical compound, a disease agent, or an environmental stressor:
(Archaic) A deliberate overlooking, as of an offense
The deduction of a certain amount in the computation of net income with regard to taxation, allowed for an individual, that individual's dependents, and certain characteristics, such as blindness or age.
(Uncountable) The state of being disburdened or freed from a charge.
The condition of being free of restraints, especially the ability to act without control or interference by another or by circumstance:
An option to buy or sell a stock, including put, call, spread, and straddle.
Something thus issued:
an act exempting someone
the state of not being susceptible
The branch of science dealing with
The process of immunosuppression
A vaccination that induces immunity. A recommended schedule of immunizations for infants and young children includes vaccines against diphtheria, polio, tetanus, measles, mumps, and rubella.
Payment made by racketeers to officials or law enforcement to avoid arrest or prosecution.
Immunity (to a disease) due to the production of antibodies by the body
Immunity (to a disease) acquired by the injection of antibodies from an animal or person who has acquired active immunity
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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