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vaccine (n.)

“用于疫苗接种的物质”, 1846年, 来自法语 vaccin, 名词使用的形容词, 来自拉丁语 vaccina, fem. of vaccinus “与牛有关” (见 vaccination). 相关: Vaccinal; vaccinic.

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Definitions of vaccine from WordNet

vaccine (n.)
immunogen consisting of a suspension of weakened or dead pathogenic cells injected in order to stimulate the production of antibodies;
Synonyms: vaccinum
From wordnet.princeton.edu