HyperDic: vaccination

English > 2 senses of the word vaccination:
NOUNactvaccination, inoculationtaking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease
statevaccinationthe scar left following inoculation with a vaccine
vaccination > pronunciation
Soundsvaeksahney'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > vaccination: 2 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningTaking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease.
Synonyminoculation
Broaderimmunization, immunisationThe act of making immune (especially by inoculation)
Spanishinoculación, vacunación
Catalaninoculació, vacunació
Verbsvaccinateperform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation
English > vaccination: 2 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningThe scar left following inoculation with a vaccine.
Broaderscar, cicatrix, cicatriceA mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue
Verbsvaccinateperform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation

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