/ɪ'mju:nətɪ; ɪ`mjunətɪ/ n [U]
1 ~ (to/against sth) ability to resist infection, disease, etc 免疫力
*immunity to measles 对麻疹的免疫力
* This vaccine will give you immunity for two years. 接种这种疫苗可有两年的免疫力.
2 ~ (to sth) ability to be unaffected by sth 不受某事物影响的能力
*immunity to criticism 不受批评的影响.
3 ~ (from sth) ability to be protected or exempt from sth 受保护; 免除; 豁免
*immunity from prosecution 免予起诉
* diplomatic immunity 外交豁免权.
the state or right of being protected from particular laws or from unpleasant things
They were granted immunity from prosecution.
the state of being immune to a disease
immunity to infection
immunity from smallpox
1. Foreign diplomats are given immunity from taxation. 外国使节被免除征税。
2. Foreign diplomats are given immunity from taxation. 外国使节被免除征税。