[ in-suh-sep-tuh-buh l ]
/ ˌɪn səˈsɛp tə bəl /
not susceptible; incapable of being influenced or affected (usually followed by of or to): insusceptible of flattery; insusceptible to infection.
Related formsin·sus·cep·ti·bil·i·ty, nounin·sus·cep·ti·bly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for insusceptibility
This insusceptibility or immunity may be either natural or acquired.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
Insusceptibility is occasionally met with, both in the cow and in man, but it is very rare.
British Dictionary definitions for insusceptibility
/ (ˌɪnsəˈsɛptəbəl) /
(when postpositive, usually foll by to) not capable of being affected (by); not susceptible (to)
Derived Formsinsusceptibility, nouninsusceptibly, adverb
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Medicine definitions for insusceptibility
[ ĭn′sə-sĕp′tə-bĭl′ĭ-tē ]
The state or condition of not being susceptible to a disease or infection; immunity.
Related formsin′sus•cep′ti•ble adj.
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