Definition of immune response in English:

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immune response

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noun

The reaction of the cells and fluids of the body to the presence of a substance that is not recognized as a constituent of the body itself.
Example sentences
  • In the realm of immunology, substances that cause immune responses or allergic reactions are known as antigens.
  • They then migrate to lymph nodes to initiate an immune response in the T cell areas.
  • The body uses humoral and cellular immune responses to reject a transplanted graft.

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Syllabification: im·mune re·sponse

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