subinoculate

transitive verb
sub·​in·​oc·​u·​late | \ -in-ˈäk-yə-ˌlāt How to pronounce subinoculate (audio) \
subinoculated; subinoculating

Medical Definition of subinoculate

: to introduce (infectious material) from a laboratory strain into a potential host

Other Words from subinoculate

subinoculation \ -​in-​ˌäk-​yə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce subinoculate (audio) \ noun

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“Subinoculate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/subinoculate. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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