nonself definition

  • noun:
    • That which the immune system identifies as foreign towards the body.
    • Any entity aside from yourself.
    • All agents and substances which are not human body's own.
    • That which is certainly not oneself.
    • Any material that comes into the body and it is perhaps not acquiesced by the defense mechanisms as being element of its human anatomy, therefore triggering an immune response; any product appearing toward immunity system to be international to its body.

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