vac·​ci·​nee | \ ˌvak-sə-ˈnē How to pronounce vaccinee (audio) \

Definition of vaccinee

: a vaccinated individual

Examples of vaccinee in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Takeda’s trial plans to follow vaccinees for 4.5 years after their last shots. Jon Cohen, Science | AAAS, "New dengue vaccine performs well in large trial, but safety remains key concern," 6 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of vaccinee

1889, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vaccinee

vaccin(ate) + -ee entry 1

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The first known use of vaccinee was in 1889

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“Vaccinee.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Apr. 2020.

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vac·​ci·​nee | \ ˌvak-sə-ˈnē How to pronounce vaccinee (audio) \

Medical Definition of vaccinee

: a vaccinated individual

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