[ ĭn′sə-sĕp′tə-bĭl′ĭ-tē ]
The state or condition of not being susceptible to a disease or infection; immunity.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Other words from insusceptibilityin′sus•cep′ti•ble adj.
Words nearby insusceptibility
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Example sentences 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.