To vaccinate is to give someone a vaccine. Vaccines are important because they help protect people from diseases.

  • The school is vaccinating the students for the flu.

  • The company is vaccinating its employees for the flu.

Definition of vaccinating


the act of protecting against disease by introducing a vaccine into the body to induce immunity



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Example Sentences for vaccinating

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    A killed virus vaccine immunizes the body.

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    Previously nurses were not even allowed to vaccinate the patients alone.

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    Thus Koprowski's vaccine was the first to successfully immunize against Polio.

  • 4

    Hookworm vaccine is a vaccine against hookworm.

  • 5

    The smallpox vaccine was the first successful vaccine to be developed.

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    There is no vaccine for a superbug.

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    The doctor vaccinated the children.

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    The infection is preventable by vaccination.

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    Is the net effect of the vaccine beneficial

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    It is a part of the historical section in vaccination.