Translation of "vaccine" - English-Spanish dictionary

vaccine

noun uk /ˈvæk·siːn/ us /vækˈsin/

a substance that you take into your body to avoid getting a disease

vacuna
the flu vaccine

(Translation of “vaccine” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

vaccine

noun /ˈvӕksiːn/

(medical ) a substance made from the germs that cause a particular disease, especially smallpox, and given to a person or animal to prevent him from catching that disease

vacuna
a flu vaccine.
vaccinate /-ksi-/ verb

(medical ) to protect (a person etc) against a disease by putting vaccine into his blood

vacunar
Has your child been vaccinated against smallpox?
vaccination /-ksi-/ noun

(medical) (an) act of vaccinating or process of being vaccinated

vacunación
I’m going to have a vaccination tomorrow
Vaccination was introduced in the eighteenth century.

(Translation of “vaccine” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)