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Europeans unknowlingly carried diseases such as smallbox measles and influenza to which native americans had no immunity. Can you please tell me the significance of the word immunity???

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    http://www.answers.com/topic/immunity

    Read definition 2. What does that tell you?

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    Ohhh thank you

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    You're very welcome. =)

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