yellow fever vaccine


A vaccine containing a live attenuated strain of yellow fever virus that has been grown in embryonate fowl eggs, used to immunize against yellow fever.

Nearby words

  1. yolanda,
  2. yolande,
  3. yoldring,
  4. yolk,
  5. yolk membrane,
  6. yolk stalk,
  7. yolk-sac tumor,
  8. yolo,
  9. yom kippur,
  10. yom kippur war

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