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vaccine

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈvæk.siːn/ us  
C2 a substance containing a virus or bacterium in a form that is not harmful, given to a person or animal to prevent them from getting the disease that the virus or bacterium causes: This vaccine protects against some kinds of the bacteria.
Translations of “vaccine”
in Korean 백신…
in Arabic لُقاح…
in French vaccin…
in Turkish aşı…
in Italian vaccino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疫苗…
in Russian вакцина…
in Polish szczepionka…
in Spanish vacuna…
in Portuguese vacina…
in German der Impfstoff…
in Catalan vacuna…
in Japanese ワクチン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疫苗…
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