[syn: immunize, immunise, inoculate, vaccinate]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Immune \Im*mune"\, a. [L. immunis. See Immunity.]
1. Exempt; protected. -- Im*mu"nize, v. t.
2. (Med.) Protected from disease due to the action of the
immune system, especially by having been inoculated
against or previously exposed to a disease.
3. (Med.) Of or pertaining to the immune system or the
components of the immune system.
4. Not responsive; as, immune to suggestion.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
v 1: law: grant immunity from prosecution [syn: immunize,
2: perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation;
"We vaccinate against scarlet fever"; "The nurse vaccinated
the children in the school" [syn: immunize, immunise,