influenza virus vaccine

n.

A vaccine containing influenza virus, usually several strains of the virus, prepared in chick embryos and used to immunize against influenza.

Nearby words

  1. influenza c,
  2. influenza virus,
  3. influenza virus type a,
  4. influenza virus type b,
  5. influenza virus type c,
  6. influenzal pneumonia,
  7. influenzavirus,
  8. influx,
  9. info,
  10. info-


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