Definition of


  1. (verb, body) perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation
    The nurse vaccinated the children in the school

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Synonyms of Vaccinate

immunise, immunize, inoculate

Alternate forms of Vaccinate

Derivations: vaccinating, vaccination, vaccinator, vaccine

Hypernyms: inject, shoot

Origin of the word Vaccinate

  1. 1803, from vaccination. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Vaccinate

vacant, vaccinated, vesicant, vicinity, vignette, visconti, viscount, viscounty

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