vaccinization

[ vak-suh-nuh-zey-shuh n ]
/ ˌvæk sə nəˈzeɪ ʃən /

noun Medicine/Medical.

a vaccination produced by a series of virus inoculations.

Nearby words

  1. vaccine point,
  2. vaccinee,
  3. vaccinia,
  4. vaccinia virus,
  5. vacciniform,
  6. vaccinology,
  7. vachel,
  8. vacherin,
  9. vacillant,
  10. vacillate

Origin of vaccinization

First recorded in 1885–90; vaccine + -ization

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Medicine definitions for vaccinization

vaccinization

[ văk′sə-nĭ-zāshən ]

n.

Vaccination repeated at short intervals until the antigen produces no response.

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