use immunity

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n use immunity an exemption that displaces the privilege against self-incrimination; neither compelled testimony or any fruits of it can be used against the witness who therefore can no longer fear self-incrimination
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Usage

In literature:

I shouldn't use the word "immune," perhaps, but "highly resistant" to the disease.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Second Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Some may be immune, if we use the word immune in a very loose sense.
"Northern Nut Growers Association, Report of the Proceedings at the Fourth Annual Meeting" by Various
I had heard of its causing headaches and knew some people couldn't use it but I thought I was immune.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Fifth Annual Meeting" by Various
Probably no species is immune from it; I do not think we can use the word "immunity" in connection with it.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Eleventh Annual Meeting" by Various
If thy purse be used to buy immunity from work, it secureth immunity from manhood; and what is a man without manhood?
"'Charge It'" by Irving Bacheller
For immunization purposes it is advisable to use the simultaneous method; that is, both the spore vaccine and the anthrax serum should be injected.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
It is to both branches of the river police that those who use the river owe this complete immunity from theft.
"Scotland Yard" by George Dilnot
Then, as he thought more about it, George realized there was a better way for him to use his immunity.
"Love Story" by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
It has been used to secure immunity from syphilitic affections.
"Fruits of Philosophy" by Charles Knowlton
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In news:

Second, it was based on a study of 32 ferrets , of which 16 were immunized and the other 16 used as a control.
Governmental Immunity – Good-faith use of deadly force defeats assault claim.
Governmental Immunity – Good-faith use of deadly force defeats assault claim.
Prosecutor had ability to provide use immunity .
Physicians can now use their electronic health record (EHR) to submit adult and pediatric immunization data to ImmTrac, Texas' immunization registry operated by the Texas Department of State Health Services.
The experiment , in April, used a disabled form of the virus that causes AIDS to reprogram Emma's immune system genetically to kill cancer cells.
The therapy is personalized using each patient's immune system "T cells".
Tara Houle and son Jarek, 5, plan to use the summer break to get Jarek immunized for school this fall.
Justices say lawyer can't use laws to get around government immunity for credit card mistake.
The diplomats use claims of immunity to avoid criminal investigations and sidestep civil lawsuits in cases in which they have been accused of enslaving or even raping their workers.
Multiple sclerosis study uses nanoparticles to stop immune system from attacking.
The treatment uses a patient's own immune cells to kill cancer.
Bristol-Myers Squibb negotiated a nonexclusive license to use Vical's DNA immunization technology and Vaxfectin® adjuvant for the production of therapeutic antibodies.
Multiple sclerosis study uses nanoparticles to stop immune system from attacking.
Hell, some of us have encountered it so many times that we have developed an immunity to it and can actually use it to spice our food.
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In science:

By using only one photodetector there is no need to perform any fine tuning of the generator, moreover method is immune to detector instability problems, which are improved characteristics compared to most of the systems based on the spatial photon detection used today.
Quantum random number generator
The large linear inductance of the 1d-JJA has recently been used to realize a charge qubit immune to low-frequency charge noise18,19 .
Josephson junction transmission lines as tunable artificial crystals
The authors also use elementary rules which we proved to be not correlation-immune.
Pseudo-random Sequences Generated by Cellular Automata
Ma jority based systems were also successfully used by Agur to examine the plasticity and precision of the immune response in .
Dynamic monopolies with randomized starting configuration
While pseudorandom functions where the distinguisher may use quantum power but only gets classical access to the function can be derived from quantum-immune pseudorandom generators [GGM86], it is an open problem if the stronger quantum-accessible pseudorandom functions exist.
Random Oracles in a Quantum World
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