vaccination

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vac·ci·na·tion

 (văk′sə-nā′shən)
n.
1. Inoculation with a vaccine in order to protect against a particular disease.
2. A scar left on the skin by vaccinating.

vaccination

(ˌvæksɪˈneɪʃən)
n
1. (Medicine) the act of vaccinating
2. (Medicine) the scar left following inoculation with a vaccine

vac•ci•na•tion

(ˌvæk səˈneɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act or practice of inoculating with vaccine.
2. the scar where a vaccine was administered.
[1800–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vaccination - taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a diseasevaccination - taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease
immunisation, immunization - the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)
2.vaccination - the scar left following inoculation with a vaccinevaccination - the scar left following inoculation with a vaccine
cicatrice, cicatrix, scar - a mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue
Translations
تَلْقِيحتَلْقيح، تَطْعيم
očkování
vaccination
rokotus
cjepivo
himlõoltás
vaksinasi
bólusetning
予防接種
예방접종
vaccinationvaccinering
การฉีดวัคซีน
sự tiêm chủng

vaccination

[ˌvæksɪˈneɪʃən] Nvacunación f
you must have the vaccination a month before you traveldebes vacunarte un mes antes de viajar

vaccination

[ˌvæksɪˈneɪʃən]
nvaccination f
flu vaccination → la vaccination contre la grippe
rabies vaccination → la vaccination contre la rage
to have a vaccination against sth → se faire vacciner contre qch
modif [programme, certificate, centre] → de vaccination

vaccination

n(Schutz)impfung f; have you had your vaccination yet?sind Sie schon geimpft?, haben Sie sich schon impfen lassen?

vaccination

[ˌvæksɪˈneɪʃn] nvaccinazione f

vaccine

(ˈvӕksiːn) noun
a substance made from the germs that cause a particular disease, especially smallpox, and given to a person or animal to prevent him from catching that disease.
ˈvaccinate (-ksi-) verb
to protect (a person etc) against a disease by putting vaccine into his blood. Has your child been vaccinated against smallpox?
ˌvacciˈnation (-ksi-) noun
(an) act of vaccinating or process of being vaccinated. I'm to have a vaccination tomorrow; Vaccination was introduced in the eighteenth century.

vaccination

تَلْقِيح očkování vaccination Impfung εμβολιασμός vacuna rokotus vaccin cjepivo vaccinazione 予防接種 예방접종 vaccinatie vaksinasjon szczepienie vacinação прививка vaccinering การฉีดวัคซีน aşı sự tiêm chủng 接种疫苗

vac·ci·na·tion

n. vacunación, inoculación de una vacuna.

vaccination

n vacunación f
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Vet Andrew Greenwood visited yesterday to give the mother Otilia and the cubs preventative inoculations.