Medical Dictionary

1vaccinate

verb vac·ci·nate \ˈvak-sə-ˌnāt\
vac·ci·nat·edvac·ci·nat·ing

Medical Definition of VACCINATE

transitive verb
1
:  to inoculate (a person) with cowpox virus in order to produce immunity to smallpox
2
:  to administer a vaccine to usually by injection
intransitive verb
:  to perform or practice vaccination

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