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im·mu·nize

 (ĭm′yə-nīz′)
tr.v. im·mu·nized, im·mu·niz·ing, im·mu·niz·es
1. To render immune.
2. To produce immunity in, as by inoculation.
3. Law To grant immunity from prosecution or suit: immunize a witness.

im′mu·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Adj.1.immunized - having been rendered unsusceptible to a diseaseimmunized - having been rendered unsusceptible to a disease
insusceptible, unsusceptible - not susceptible to
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More than 150 children were immunized Monday during a daylong clinic at the civic center, the eighth such effort in recent months to provide free shots for youngsters of all ages and income levels.
children are completely immunized by the time they enter school without a federal universal purchase program, it is clear that barriers other than cost have kept children younger than two away from these vaccines," said Williams.
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But Los Angeles County health officials are among the many critics of the new policy who say the changes are too expensive and might mean fewer children will be properly immunized.
In fact, in the state of Washington -- the government's own pilot program -- universal purchase has been in place for several years and only 51 percent of children under age two are fully immunized.
As it takes several weeks to become protected after immunization, we encourage people to become immunized well in advance of the flu season.
In his remarks to the State Board, Secretary Rivera said that one explanation which both departments identified for Pennsylvania's lower rates is the state's current eight-month provisional period for a student to become fully immunized.