- To inoculate with a vaccine in order to produce immunity to an infectious disease, such as diphtheria or typhus. (verb-transitive)
- To perform vaccinations or a vaccination. (verb-intransitive)
- To inoculate (a person) with a vaccine so as to produce immunity against a specific disease (verb)
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