Definition of immunosuppression noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

immunosuppression

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NAmE//ˌɪmyənoʊsəˈprɛʃn//
 
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the act of stopping the body from reacting against antigens, for example in order to prevent the body from rejecting a new organ
immunosuppressant
 
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NAmE//ˌɪmyənoʊsəˈprɛsənt//
 
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See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: immunosuppression