[ 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.
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OTHER WORDS FROM immunologyim·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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Example sentences from the Web for immunology
She came to the U.S. in 1996 to study for a Ph.D. in immunology at the University of Iowa.
British Dictionary definitions for immunology
/ (ˌɪmjʊˈnɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of biological science concerned with the study of immunity
Derived forms of immunologyimmunologic (ˌɪmjʊnəˈlɒdʒɪk) or immunological, adjectiveimmunologically, adverbimmunologist, noun
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Medical definitions for immunology
[ 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.
Other words from immunologyim′mu•no•log′ic (-nə-lŏj′ĭk) null adj.
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Scientific definitions for immunology
[ ĭm′yə-nŏl′ə-jē ]
The scientific study of the structure and function of the immune system.
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