[ im-yuh-nol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌɪm yəˈnɒl ə dʒi /
the branch of science dealing with the components of the immune system, immunity from disease, the immune response, and immunologic techniques of analysis.
Related formsim·mu·no·log·ic [im-yuh-nl-oj-ik, ih-myoo-] /ˌɪm yə nlˈɒdʒ ɪk, ɪˌmyu-/, im·mu·no·log·i·cal, adjectiveim·mu·no·log·i·cal·ly, adverbim·mu·nol·o·gist, noun
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Examples from the Web for immunologist
As the immunologist Graham Rook is fond of saying, co-evolution invariably leads to codependence.An Epidemic of Absence: Destroying the Bugs in Our Bodies Can Be Dangerous to Our Health|Moises Velasquez-Manoff|September 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But, says the immunologist, it was your parents who were sensitized and you inherited the anaphylaxis.The Treatment of Hay Fever|George Frederick Laidlaw
British Dictionary definitions for immunologist
/ (ˌɪmjʊˈnɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of biological science concerned with the study of immunity
Derived Formsimmunologic (ˌɪmjʊnəˈlɒdʒɪk) or immunological, adjectiveimmunologically, adverbimmunologist, noun
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Medicine definitions for immunologist (1 of 2)
[ ĭm′yə-nŏl′ə-jĭst ]
A specialist in immunology.
Medicine definitions for immunologist (2 of 2)
[ ĭm′yə-nŏl′ə-jē ]
The branch of biomedicine that is concerned with the structure and function of the immune system, innate and acquired immunity, and laboratory techniques involving the interaction of antigens with antibodies.
Related formsim′mu•no•log′ic (-nə-lŏj′ĭk) null adj.
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Science definitions for immunologist
[ ĭm′yə-nŏl′ə-jē ]
The scientific study of the structure and function of the immune system.
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