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  • noun Treatment of disease by inducing, enhancing, or suppressing an immune response.

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  • noun immunology The treatment of disease by adjusting the body's immune response.
  • noun oncology The treatment of cancer by improving the ability of the host to reject a tumour immunologically.

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  • noun therapy designed to produce immunity to a disease or to enhance resistance by the immune system

Etymologies

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From immuno- +‎ therapy.

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