influenza vaccine


: a vaccine against influenza that typically contains a mixture of strains of influenza virus cultured in chick embryos:
: one that is injectable and contains formaldehyde-inactivated influenza viruses
: one that is delivered as a nasal spray and contains live attenuated influenza viruses

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“Influenza vaccine.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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