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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.


adj inmunizador, inmunizante
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Immunizing witnesses in courts-martial can provide benefits to both the prosecution and the defense.
This conference kicks off with a one-day multi-track course featuring information and updates on vaccination strategies and advances including improving immunization rates in your practice and community; strategies for immunizing children and adolescents; and regional and national immunization trends.
Al-Taifi said massive awareness campaigns will be launched before the start of the vaccination drive to enlighten people about the necessity of immunizing their children against polio.
Results of a clinical trial conducted in a largely self-contained religious community during the 2008-09 influenza season show that immunizing children against seasonal influenza can significantly protect unvaccinated community members against influenza as well.
Zihai Li, builds upon a century old theory that immunizing with embryonic materials may generate an anti-tumour response.
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Thompson favors waiting to perfect the vaccine before immunizing people.
McQuillan of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and her colleagues said doctors need to be more aggressive about immunizing.
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Immunizing children in Southeast Asia: a critical appraisal of current EPI status and future prospects.