premunize

transitive verb
pre·​mu·​nize
variants: or chiefly British premunise \ ˈprē-​myə-​ˌnīz How to pronounce premunise (audio) \
premunized or chiefly British premunised; premunizing or chiefly British premunising

Medical Definition of premunize

: to induce premunition in

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“Premunize.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/premunize. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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