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- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
inoculation (plural inoculations)
- (immunology) The introduction of an antigenic substance or vaccine into the body to produce immunity to a specific disease.
- (microbiology) The introduction of a microorganism into a culture medium.
- An inoculum, what is inoculated
introduction of substance into the body to produce immunity
introduction of microorganisms into culture medium
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