HyperDic: dpt_vaccine

English > 1 sense of the expression DPT vaccine:
NOUNartifactDPT vaccineabbreviation for combination vaccine against diphtheria and pertussis (whooping cough) and tetanus toxoids
English > DPT vaccine: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaningabbreviation for combination vaccine against diphtheria and pertussis (whooping cough) and tetanus toxoids; usually given in a series of injections in early childhood.
Broadervaccine, vaccinumimmunogen consisting of a suspension of weakened or dead pathogenic cells injected in order to stimulate the production of antibodies

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