01. Scientists say an AIDS [vaccine] may be ready within the next few years.02. The little girl was pleased to discover that her smallpox [vaccination] hardly hurt at all.03. Polio [vaccines] were given in a sugar cube when I was little.04. You'll need to get a few [vaccinations] before travelling to that part of the world.05. Some parents refused to allow [vaccinations] for their children, fearing negative side-effects.06. Many old people nowadays choose to get [vaccinated] against the flu.07. Any pets living in the building must have their [vaccinations] up to date.08. The children nervously lined up in the hall to receive their [vaccinations].09. Animal testing has helped to develop [vaccines] against many serious diseases.10. A new report suggests that a [vaccine] that offers at least partial protection against HIV could be available within a decade.11. The [vaccine] is currently being tested on monkeys, with promising results.12. An effective [vaccine] is the only way to stop the AIDS epidemic, which threatens to kill more than 68 million people between 2000 and 2020.13. In 1798, Edward Jenner proved that people could be [vaccinated] against infectious diseases.14. Edward Olmos observed that education is the [vaccine] for violence.15. [Vaccines] are prepared using weak or dead germs of certain diseases.16. Millions of children throughout the world have not been immunized simply because [vaccines] were unavailable.17. [Vaccination] is presently the most effective form of treatment for the flu.
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vaccine — [ vaksin ] n. f. • 1749; lat. méd. variola vaccina « variole de la vache » 1 ♦ Maladie infectieuse observée chez la vache (⇒ cow pox), le cheval, due à un virus morphologiquement identique au virus de la variole humaine, et dont l inoculation… … Encyclopédie Universelle
Vaccine — Vac cine (v[a^]k s[imac]n or v[a^]k s[i^]n; 277), a. [L. vaccinus, fr. vacca a cow; cf. Skr. v[=a][,c] to bellow, to groan.] 1. Of or pertaining to cows; pertaining to, derived from, or caused by, vaccinia; as, vaccine virus; the vaccine disease … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
vacciné — vacciné, e adj. Endurci, prévenu : Moi, je suis vacciné. Vacciné avec une aiguille de phono, bavard. / Vaccinée ou vaccinée au pus de génisse, déflorée … Dictionnaire du Français argotique et populaire
vacciné — vacciné, ée (va ksi né, née) part. passé de vacciner. Un enfant vacciné. Substantivement. Les vaccinés … Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré
Vaccine — Vac cine (v[a^]k*s[=e]n or v[a^]k s[=e]n), n. 1. The virus of vaccinia used in vaccination. [1913 Webster] 2. any preparation used to render an organism immune to some disease, by inducing or increasing the natural immunity mechanisms. Prior to… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
vaccine — VACCINE: Ne fréquenter que des personnes vaccinées … Dictionnaire des idées reçues
vaccine — (n.) matter used in vaccination, 1846, from L. vaccina, fem. of vaccinus pertaining to a cow (see VACCINATION (Cf. vaccination)) … Etymology dictionary
vaccine — ► NOUN Medicine ▪ a substance used to stimulate the production of antibodies and provide immunity against one or several diseases, prepared from the causative agent of a disease or a synthetic substitute. ORIGIN Latin vaccinus, from vacca cow… … English terms dictionary
vaccine — [vak sēn′, vak′sēn] n. [L vaccinus, from cows < vacca, cow; akin ? to Sans vaśā, rogue cow] 1. lymph, or a preparation of this, from a cowpox vesicle, containing the causative virus and used in vaccination against cowpox or smallpox 2. any… … English World dictionary
Vaccine — For other uses, see Vaccine (disambiguation). A vaccine is a biological preparation that improves immunity to a particular disease. A vaccine typically contains an agent that resembles a disease causing microorganism, and is often made from… … Wikipedia
vaccine — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ effective, safe ▪ flu, measles, rubella, etc. ▪ The polio vaccine has saved millions of lives. ▪ … Collocations dictionary