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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Immune  \Im*mune"\,  n. 
  One  who  is  immune;  esp.,  a  person  who  is  immune  from  a 
  disease  by  reason  of  previous  affection  with  the  disease  or 
  inoculation. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Immune  \Im*mune"\,  a.  [L.  immunis.  See  {Immunity}.] 
  Exempt;  protected  by  inoculation.  --  {Im*mu"nize},  v.  t. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  immune 
  adj  1:  relating  to  the  condition  of  immunity;  "the  immune  system" 
  2:  secure  against;  "immune  from  taxation  as  long  as  he  resided 
  in  Bermuda";  "immune  from  criminal  prosecution" 
  3:  relating  to  or  conferring  immunity  (to  disease  or  infection) 
  [syn:  {resistant}] 
  4:  (usually  followed  by  `to')  not  affected  by  a  given 
  influence;  "immune  to  persuasion" 
  n  :  a  person  who  is  immune  to  a  particular  infection 




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