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immune
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

2 uses
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Definition
not in danger of being affected by something — especially a disease

or:

relating to disease resistance
  • Miss Caroline seemed unaware that the ragged, denim-shirted and floursack-skirted first grade, most of whom had chopped cotton and fed hogs from the time they were able to walk, were immune to imaginative literature.
    p. 22.2
immune = resistant (not influenced or affected by) (in this case, to being interested by)
  • I was fairly sure Boo Radley was inside that house, but I couldn't prove it, and felt it best to keep my mouth shut or I would be accused of believing in Hot Steams, phenomena I was immune to in the daytime.
    p. 51.9
immune = not susceptible (not affected by) (in this case, to believing)
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