vaccina

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n vaccina a local infection induced in humans by inoculation with the virus causing cowpox in order to confer resistance to smallpox; normally lasts three weeks and leaves a pitted scar
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Vaccina (Med) Vaccinia.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n vaccina Same as vaccinia.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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