immunisation


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Noun1.immunisation - the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)immunisation - the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)
protection - the activity of protecting someone or something; "the witnesses demanded police protection"
inoculation, vaccination - taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease
sensitising, sensitizing, sensitisation, sensitization - rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections
Translations
تَحْصين، إكْساب مناعَه
bólusetning, ónæmisaîgerî

immune

(iˈmjuːn) adjective
(with to or from) protected against, or naturally resistant to, eg a disease. immune to measles; immune from danger.
imˈmunity noun
ˈimmunize, ˈimmunise (ˈimju-) verb
to make immune to a disease, especially by an injection of a weak form of the disease.
ˌimmuniˈzation, ˌimmuniˈsation noun
References in periodicals archive ?
THE Kaduna State Primary Healthcare Development Agency has started a six-day National Immunisation Plus in the state.
Rangpur City Corporation (RpCC) has launched a digitised permanent centre for expanded programme on immunization (EPI) aiming at turning the city into Model of Urban Immunisation, reports BSS.
ISLAMABAD -- As World Immunisation Week begins, the new chief health official of the government has called for improving the incumbent immunisation regime which works to reach every child to protect them against diseases.
Delayed immunisation against vaccine preventable diseases-factors responsible among children under 5 years of age.
PESHAWAR -- Speakers at a training session here on Monday urged the civil society organisations to extend support to the expanded programme on immunisation to achieve its target and vaccinate all the children in the province to save them from different fatal diseases.
Children aged five and below could miss scheduled immunisation because of the ongoing nurses' strike.
A 'catch up' system ensures that residents are reminded to immunise their child as soon as possible if a date has been skipped, said an official from the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) to stress on the importance of immunisation, during the ongoing World Immunisation Week.
Immunisation is the process whereby a person is made immune or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the administration of a vaccine.
ISLAMABAD: Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) and Expanded Programme on Immunisation (EPI) signed a landmark agreement for immunisation of BISP beneficiaries in Gilgit-Baltistan region.The partnership is expected to directly assist 5,000 BISP beneficiaries and 9,000 children in four districts of GB.
Understanding the factors that contribute to immunisation declines for children is important to achieve the Ministry of Health's (MOH) target of 95 percent of all eight-month-old infants fully immunised (MOH, 2015).