immunogenetics

immunogenetics

[im-yuh-noh-juh-net-iks, ih-myoo-]
noun (used with a singular verb)
1.
the branch of immunology dealing with the study of immunity in relation to genetic makeup.
2.
the study of genetic relationships among animals by comparison of immunologic reactions.

Origin:
1935–40; immuno- + genetics

immunogenetic, immunogenetical, adjective
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immunogenetics (ˌɪmjʊnəʊdʒɪˈnɛtɪks)
 
n
(functioning as singular) the study of the relationship between immunity and genetics
 
immunoge'netic
 
adj
 
immunoge'netical
 
adj

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immunogenetics im·mu·no·ge·net·ics (ĭm'yə-nō-jə-nět'ĭks)
n.
The branch of immunology that is concerned with the molecular and genetic basis of the immune response.


im'mu·no·ge·net'i·cist (-ĭ-sĭst) n.
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