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Definition of "nonimmune" [nonimmune]

  • Not immune; lacking immunity (adjective)
  • Unrelated to the immune system (adjective)

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Use "nonimmune" in a sentence
  • "Even a previously nonimmune individual develops a specific immune response to a malaria infection."
  • "But no human being ever achieved an immunity to malaria; there was no such thing as a natural immunity to yellow fever, and if many blacks had been made immune to yellow fever before reaching Panama, there were vastly more blacks at work than whites, so the number of nonimmune blacks on the Isthmus was always quite large."
  • "The resultant deforestation, land exploitation, dam-building and irrigation has, in turn, led to the creation of vector habitats and movement of nonimmune people into malarious zones."