whole-cell vaccine

n.

Vaccine made up of suspensions of killed bacteria.

Nearby words

  1. whole snipe,
  2. whole step,
  3. whole tone,
  4. whole-body counter,
  5. whole-body titration curve,
  6. whole-grain,
  7. whole-hog,
  8. whole-length,
  9. whole-souled,
  10. whole-tone scale


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