immune system

(redirected from Body immune system)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical.
Related to Body immune system: chemical barriers
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to immune system

a system (including the thymus and bone marrow and lymphoid tissues) that protects the body from foreign substances and pathogenic organisms by producing the immune response

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Usually, when an unrelated donor stem is implanted into the body, the body immune system immediately rejects it.