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noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. a person who vaccinates.
  2. an instrument used in vaccination.
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Origin of vaccinator

First recorded in 1800–10; vaccinate + -or2
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for vaccinator

Historical Examples

  • Years before, the people of Pantanaw had begged for a vaccinator.

    A Civil Servant in Burma

    Herbert Thirkel White

  • In an undertone, to the vaccinator: "If you show you are afraid you'll never see Poona again, my friend."