- the fact or process of becoming immune, as against a disease.
- Finance. a method of protection against fluctuating bond interest rates by investing in securities having different yields and terms.
Origin of immunization
Examples from the Web for immunization
Contemporary Examples of immunization
A lot times they're local, at the site of the immunization, where it was given.Uh Oh: Ebola Vaccine Trials Stop
December 19, 2014
Historical Examples of immunization
The most promising of these is that of Todd , produced by the immunization of suitable animals.Handbook of Medical Entomology
William Albert Riley
When I took office, immunization levels for preventable childhood diseases had fallen to 70%.
- The process of inducing immunity to an infectious organism or agent in an individual or animal through vaccination.
- 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.