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immunity

noun [U] uk   /ɪˈmjuː.nɪ.ti/ us    /-ə.t̬i/
a situation in which you are protected against disease or from legal action: The vaccination gives you immunity against the disease for up to six months. He was granted immunity from prosecution because he confessed the names of the other spies.Immunology and vaccination
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