verb (used with object), stim·u·lat·ed, stim·u·lat·ing.
verb (used without object), stim·u·lat·ed, stim·u·lat·ing.
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The vaccines instruct cells to make copies of the coronavirus spike protein, stimulating the production of protective antibodies.Pfizer, BioNTech plan filing as COVID trials show their vaccine is 95% effective|kdunn6|November 18, 2020|Fortune
Those vaccine-stimulated antibodies may prevent the real virus from infecting healthy cells in the future.Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine is nearly 95 percent effective|Erin Garcia de Jesus|November 16, 2020|Science News
Once injected, the vaccines instruct cells to make copies of the coronavirus’s spike protein, stimulating the creation of protective antibodies.Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine is 94.5% effective|kdunn6|November 16, 2020|Fortune
Van der Meer also points out that taking notes by hand stimulates “visual notetaking.”Handwriting beats typing when it comes to taking class notes|Diane Lincoln|November 11, 2020|Science News For Students
They also showed how repaying that debt can stimulate the economy.Veterans Day is a time to consider how to reward front-line covid-19 workers|James Grossman, Laura McEnaney|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
At the same time, the U.K has adopted policies that have stimulated growth.
The focus is on the revelations and how the reporting enhanced public understanding and stimulated public discussion.Guardian and WaPo Share Pulitzer: Snowden Hails Victory for “More Accountable Democracy”|David Freedlander|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A year later, the release of that data stimulated banks to improve response times and respond to customer complaints.How the Government Can Avoid Another HealthCare.gov Debacle|Alexander B. Howard|November 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Melodramatic telenovelas have helped bring down the birth rate and stimulated literacy in Mexico and Brazil.
The cheaper yen, off 22 percent against the dollar in the past 12 months, has stimulated higher exports.Japan’s Fiscal Crossroads: Will Abenomics Mean Tougher Changes?|Daniel Gross|July 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Distances were to him as nothing; and difficulties only stimulated him to give his adversaries a more signal overthrow.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
His cousin amused, stimulated her beyond anything Tom could offer; she sought protection from him, leant upon him.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
Her ardor stimulated their zeal, and her well-stored mind and fascinating conversational eloquence guided their councils.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
The stimulated blood courses through my veins with a pleasing tingle.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
Jim Allen and Pazzy Cox were placed before the meeting as candidates amid the stimulated applause of their adherents.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland