insusceptibility


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.

in·sus·cep·ti·ble

 (ĭn′sə-sĕp′tə-bəl)
adj.
Not susceptible: insusceptible to bribery.

in·sus·cep′ti·bil′i·ty n.
in′sus·cep′ti·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:

insusceptibility

noun
The capacity to withstand:
References in periodicals archive ?
In Sub-Saharan Africa, most children are fed at the breast for 20 or so months and durations of postpartum insusceptibility from abstinence or amenorrhea, though shortening over time, typically remain close to 12 months.
As is well known, the most important performance of FSS is insusceptibility to changes of polarization state, insensitivity of incidence angle and stability of bandwidth.
Insusceptibility of members of the class Mollicutes to rifampin: studies of the Spiroplasma citri RNA polymerase [beta]-subunit gene.