Simple Definition of booster shot
: an extra amount of a substance (called a vaccine) that is injected with a needle into a person or animal to help protect against a particular disease
Full Definition of booster shot
: a supplementary dose of an immunizing agent —called also booster, booster dose
Examples of booster shot
He had to get two booster shots at his latest checkup.
First Known Use of booster shot
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Medical Definition of booster shot
: a supplementary dose of an immunizing agent—called also booster, booster dose
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