vaccinee

noun

vac·​ci·​nee ˌvak-sə-ˈnē How to pronounce vaccinee (audio)
: a vaccinated individual

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Takeda’s trial plans to follow vaccinees for 4.5 years after their last shots. Jon Cohen, Science | AAAS, 6 Nov. 2019

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Word History

Etymology

vaccin(ate) + -ee entry 1

First Known Use

1889, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of vaccinee was in 1889

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Cite this Entry

“Vaccinee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vaccinee. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

Medical Definition

vaccinee

noun

vac·​ci·​nee ˌvak-sə-ˈnē How to pronounce vaccinee (audio)
: a vaccinated individual
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