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immunize

verb [T] (UK usually immunise) uk   us   /ˈɪm.jə.naɪz/
specialized medical to protect a person or animal against a disease by putting a substance into the body to make it produce antibodies (= proteins in the blood that fight disease): Children are routinely immunized against polio.
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