inoculable

[ih-nok-yuh-luh-buh l]
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Origin of inoculable

First recorded in 1840–50; inocul(ate) + -able
Related formsin·oc·u·la·bil·i·ty, nounun·in·oc·u·la·ble, adjective
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inoculable

adjective
  1. capable of being inoculated
Derived Formsinoculability, noun
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inoculable in Medicine

inoculable

[ĭ-nŏkyə-lə-bəl]
adj.
  1. Transmissible by inoculation.
  2. Susceptible to a disease transmitted by inoculation.
  3. That can be used in an inoculation.
Related formsin•oc′u•la•bili•ty n.
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