Origin of immune
Examples from the Web for immune
Contemporary Examples of immune
With enough changing of the influenza RNA over time, the vaccine no longer provokes the “right” immune response.When You Get the Flu This Winter, You Can Blame Anti-Vaxxers
January 1, 2015
But even she is not immune from the everyday misogyny of some players.Is ‘Magic: The Gathering’ Immune to GamerGate Misogyny?
October 29, 2014
It causes some of my cells to express Ebola proteins to illicit an immune response.Why I Became an Ebola Vaccine Guinea Pig
September 18, 2014
His immune system was so shot, I was asked to wear a surgical mask during the interview.Beating Cancer & Dodging Israel's Bombs
September 1, 2014
But it is worrying that not even Congress is immune to this type of behavior.Senate Pigs Called Kirsten Gillibrand 'Porky'
August 28, 2014
Historical Examples of immune
The wood-lice crept about or rolled themselves into balls, all unnoticed and immune.Adventures and Enthusiasms
E. V. Lucas
That a reliable motor, one that is immune from involuntary stoppages, is absolutely essential to prevent accidents.The Library of Work and Play: Mechanics, Indoors and Out
Fred T. Hodgson
They played under a glaring electric light in the heat of the day, yet they seemed cool, aloof, immune from bodily discomfort.Gigolo
To make him immune from work and economy is to supply him a ticket—one way—to Matteawan.
American vines, are, however, immune and have been largely adopted.
Word Origin for immune
mid-15c., "free; exempt," back-formation from immunity. Cf. Latin immunis "exempt from public service, free from taxes." Specific modern medical sense of "exempt from a disease" (typically because of inoculation) is from 1881. Immune system attested by 1917.