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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
References in periodicals archive ?
The study titled "Phase I/II study of antitumor vaccination using lung cancer cells expressing murine alpha(1,3)galactosyltransferase (alphaGT) in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)" involved a unique treatment approach designed to trigger a powerful immune response to cancer cells similar to the hyperacute reactions that occur with xenotransplants (tissues from lower animals transplanted into old-world primates).
LYON, France -- ERYtech Pharma, a French biotechnology company, will present very promising results from its original approach on antitumor vaccination at the 6th International Cancer Vaccine Symposium to be held in New York from October 28-30, 2008.
Data from the Phase I/II study titled "Phase I/II study of antitumor vaccination using lung cancer cells expressing murine alpha(1,3)galactosyltransferase (alphaGT) in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)" will be presented at 2:00 p.