inoculable

[ ih-nok-yuh-luh-buh l ]
/ ɪˈnɒk yə lə bəl /

adjective

capable of being inoculated.

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Origin of inoculable

First recorded in 1840–50; inocul(ate) + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM inoculable

in·oc·u·la·bil·i·ty, nounun·in·oc·u·la·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for inoculable

inoculable
/ (ɪˈnɒkjʊləbəl) /

adjective

capable of being inoculated

Derived forms of inoculable

inoculability, noun
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Medical definitions for inoculable

inoculable
[ ĭ-nŏkyə-lə-bəl ]

adj.

Transmissible by inoculation.
Susceptible to a disease transmitted by inoculation.
That can be used in an inoculation.

Other words from inoculable

in•oc′u•la•bili•ty n.
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