Meaning of “immunity” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “immunity” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"immunity" in American English

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immunitynoun [ U ]

us /ɪˈmju·nɪ·t̬i/

biology protection against a particular disease or illness by particular substances in the blood

law Immunity is also the condition of being protected from the law:

Rowe was promised immunity from prosecution if he cooperated.

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"immunity" in Business English

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immunitynoun [ U ]

uk /ɪˈmjuːnəti/ us

LAW official protection from legal action, for example, not being judged in a court or punished for a crime:

grant/give sb immunity Taken before a federal judge, he was granted immunity but ordered to testify or face punishment for contempt.
legal/judicial/diplomatic immunity

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