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One entry found for inoculate.
Main Entry: in·oc·u·late
Pronunciation: in-primarystressäk-yschwa-secondarystresslamacrt
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -lat·ed; -lat·ing
1 : to introduce a microscopic living thing into <beans inoculated with nitrogen-fixing bacteria>
2 : to introduce material (as a vaccine) into the body especially by injection to protect against or treat a disease <inoculate children against the measles>
- in·oc·u·la·tor /-secondarystresslamacrt-schwar/ noun

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