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vaccinate

verb
     
vac‧cin‧ate [transitive]
MH to protect a person or animal from a disease by giving them a vaccine [= immunize]
vaccinate somebody against something
All children should be vaccinated against measles.
vaccination noun [uncountable and countable]
a flu vaccination

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