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in·oc·u·la·tion

 (ĭ-nŏk′yə-lā′shən)
n.
The act or an instance of inoculating, especially the introduction of an antigenic substance or vaccine into the body to produce immunity to a specific disease.

in•oc•u•la•tion

(ɪˌnɒk yəˈleɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act or process of inoculating.
2. an instance of inoculating.
[1400–50; Middle English < Latin]

in·oc·u·la·tion

(ĭ-nŏk′yə-lā′shən)
1. The production of immunity in an individual through injection with a vaccine.
2. An injection of a specific vaccine.

inoculate verb
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inoculation - taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a diseaseinoculation - taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease
immunisation, immunization - the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)

inoculation

noun injection, shot (informal), jab (informal), vaccination, dose, vaccine, booster, immunization An inoculation against cholera is recommended.
Translations
تَلْقيح، تَطْعيم
očkování
vaccination
beoltás
bólusetning

inoculation

[ɪˌnɒkjʊˈleɪʃən] Ninoculación f

inoculation

[ɪnˌɒkjuˈleɪʃən] ninoculation f

inoculation

nImpfung f; to give somebody an inoculation (against smallpox)jdn (gegen Pocken) impfen

inoculation

[ɪˌnɒkjʊˈleɪʃn] ninoculazione f

inoculate

(iˈnokjuleit) verb
to give (a person etc) a mild form of a disease, usually by injecting germs into his body, so as to prevent him from catching a more serious form. Has he been inoculated against diphtheria?
iˌnocuˈlation noun

in·oc·u·la·tion

n. inoculación, vacunación, inmunización, acción de administrar sueros, vacunas u otras sustancias para producir o incrementar inmunidad a una enfermedad determinada.

inoculation

n inoculación f
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Health chiefs are asking patients to take part in the world's first widespread human testing of such an innoculation.
PALE-BLU will explore more effective and cross-serotype subunit-vaccines that are DIVA assay compatible and generate a stronger immune response from a single innoculation.
An understanding of the proeemium is the best innoculation against Heidegger's increasingly incantatory thinking.
Book an appointment with a vet for a health check and arrange the first innoculation and microchipping.
IF Volkswagen's diesel crisis tells us anything, it is that running a successful, multibillion-pound business is no innoculation against rank stupidity.
Innoculation occurs via inhalation, with over 90%of cases primarily resulting in pulmonary nocardiosis.
He directed the innoculation campaign for AID and the Center for Disease Control.
Cultures were then co-cultivated at 90 days and analysed at 180 days after protocorm innoculation, when the in vitro experiment was finished.
Cumulative Mortality of Lactrodectus geometricus after Fungal Innoculation Cumulative Mortality by Day n=48 % Mortality 0 0 1 0 2 4% 2 3 13% 6 4 50% 24 5 65% 31 6 75% 36 7 81% 39 8 83% 40 9 83% 40 10 83% 40 Note: Table made from line graph.
That innoculation programme was subsequently discredited as potentially fatal but no matter - I'm still here and I barely get hayfever any more, so it's all good.
If chemistry is "good" does that mean not varying (CE and tramp elements) check your innoculation, assume induction melt and not cupola.