inoculation: taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease
the scar left following inoculation with a vaccine
(vaccinate) immunize: perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation; "We vaccinate against scarlet fever"; "The nurse vaccinated the children in the school"
(vaccinated) immunized: having been rendered unsusceptible to a disease
(vaccinating) inoculating: the act of protecting against disease by introducing a vaccine into the body to induce immunity; "doctors examined the recruits but nurses did the inoculating"
(vaccine) immunogen consisting of a suspension of weakened or dead pathogenic cells injected in order to stimulate the production of antibodies
(The Vaccine) "The Vaccine" is an episode of The Outer Limits television show. It first aired on 3 April 1998, and was the eleventh episode of the fourth season.
A vaccine is a biological preparation that improves immunity to a particular disease. A vaccine typically contains an agent that resembles a disease-causing microorganism, and is often made from weakened or killed forms of the microbe or its toxins. ...
(Vaccine (journal)) Vaccine is a peer-reviewed medical journal, published by Elsevier. It is targeted towards medical professionals who are interested in vaccines and vaccination. It describes itself as "an interface between academics, those in research and development, and workers in the field. ...
(Vaccine (musician)) Vaccine (Christine Clements) is a female dubstep record producer based in California, United States. ...
(vaccine) A substance given to stimulate the body's production of antibodies and provide immunity against a disease, prepared from the agent that causes the disease, or a synthetic substitute
(Vaccinations) Most skunk organizations recommend Purevax Distemper and Rabies vaccinations. Only distemper has been shown to cause disease or illness in skunks. Other vaccinations created for dogs and cats are modified live vaccinations and may cause actual illness in skunks.
(VACCINATIONS) All Dogs and Cats accepted for boarding must be accompanied by a current Vaccination Certificate. Kennel Cough is strongly recommended but not mandatory, Dogs not vaccinated for Kennel Cough do so at their owners own risk.
(Vaccinations (see also Hepatitis B)) A recent abastract in the Journal of the American medical Society [Wise RP, Kiminyo KP, Salive ME: JAMA 1997 Oct 8;278(14):1176-1178] examined the problem of hair loss after routine immunizations. ...
(Vaccinations) Most skunk organizations recommend Galaxy DA2PPvL+Cv and Eclipse 4 given as a baby and then a yearly booster. Some veterinarians do not recommend giving skunks even these common shots, since they were developed for dogs and cats.
(Vaccinations) The injections given to a pet to prevent illness, not all vaccinations are 100% effective, but generally if the pet gets sick it will be less severe.
(Vaccinate) To dream of being vaccinated, foretells that your susceptibility to female charms will be played upon to your sorrow. To dream that others are vaccinated, shows you will fail to find contentment where it is sought, and your affairs will suffer decline in consequence. ...
(Vaccinate) prevent a deal from falling apart
(vaccinate) (1) [L] moves towards location of shot and touches it with FT of index finger while thumb closes like firing a gun. For a QuickTime movie of this sign, see ASL browser - vaccinate. (2) [3:] closes while injecting arm.
(vaccinate) To inoculate or feed a person with a vaccine made up of weakened microbes in order to create immunity from a disease.
(Vaccine) A preparation of a weakened or killed pathogen, such as a bacterium or virus, or of a portion of the pathogen’s structure that upon administration stimulates antibody production or cellular immunity against the pathogen but is incapable of causing severe infection.
(Vaccine) A substance or group of substances meant to cause the immune system to respond to a tumor or to microorganisms, such as bacteria or viruses. A vaccine can help the body recognize and destroy cancer cells or microorganisms.
(Vaccine) A substance that contains antigenic components from an infectious organism. By stimulating an immune response, but not disease, it protects against subsequent infection by that organism.
(Vaccine) A suspension of infectious agents or some part of them, given for the purpose of establishing resistance to an infectious disease. It stimulates development of specific defensive mechanisms in the body which result in more or less permanent protection against a disease. ...
(Vaccine) A preparation that contains an antigen consisting of whole disease-causing organisms (killed or weakened) or parts of such organisms, used to confer immunity against the disease that the organisms cause.