lapinization

[ lăp′ə-nĭ-zāshən ]

n.

The weakening of a vaccine by passage through a series of rabbits.

Nearby words

  1. logical atomism,
  2. logical consequence,
  3. logical constant,
  4. logical construction,
  5. logical form,
  6. logical operator,
  7. logical positivism,
  8. logical sum,
  9. logical syntax,
  10. logical truth

Related formslapi•nize′ (-nīz′) v.


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