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Another word for immunity

  1. The capacity to withstand

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Another word for immunity

  1. Exemption

      1. Official or legal permission to engage in a regulated activity:
      2. A document, card, plate, or tag that is issued as proof of official or legal permission:
      3. A contract allowing someone to use a proprietary product or service:
      1. A special advantage, immunity, permission, right, or benefit granted to or enjoyed by an individual, class, or caste.
      2. Such an advantage, immunity, or right held as a prerogative of status or rank, and exercised to the exclusion or detriment of others.
      3. The principle of granting and maintaining a special right or immunity:
      1. The condition of not being in prison or captivity:
      2. The condition of being free of restraints, especially the ability to act without control or interference by another or by circumstance:
      3. The condition of not being controlled by another nation or political power; political independence.
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  2. Freedom from disease

      1. Immunity acquired by the transfer of antibodies from another individual, as through injection or placental transfer to a fetus.
      1. Immunity resulting from the development of antibodies in response to the presence of an antigen, as from vaccination or exposure to an infectious disease.
      1. The act of protecting.
      2. The condition of being protected.
      3. One that protects:
      1. The process of inducing immunity to an infectious organism or agent in an individual or animal through vaccination .
      2. 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.
      1. The act or an instance of resisting or the capacity to resist.
      2. A force that tends to oppose or retard motion.
      3. An underground organization engaged in a struggle for national liberation in a country under military or totalitarian occupation.