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Definitions of vaccinate:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb transitive

To inoculate, or give a mild form of a disease to, in order to prevent a severe attack; especially, to make immune from smallpox, by injecting into the body the virus, or poison, form the disease of cowpox.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb

To inoculate with vaccine matter or the cow- pox as a preventive of small- pox.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


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Belonging equally to more than one; as common to the human race; public; usual; frequent; inferior; of low birth or origin; in grammar, applied to both masculine and feminine gender, or to any individual of a class; as, a common noun. ...

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