Inoculator
Inoculator In*oc"u*la`tor, n. [L.: cf. F. inoculateur.] One who inoculates; one who propagates plants or diseases by inoculation. [1913 Webster]

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  • inoculator — inoculate ► VERB 1) another term for VACCINATE(Cf. ↑vaccination). 2) introduce (cells or organisms) into a culture medium. DERIVATIVES inoculable adjective inoculation noun inoculator noun. ORIGIN …   English terms dictionary

  • inoculator — noun see inoculate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • inoculator — See inoculative. * * * …   Universalium

  • inoculator — in·oc·u·la·tor in äk yə .lāt ər n one that inoculates …   Medical dictionary

  • inoculator — n. person or thing which inoculates …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inoculator — in·oc·u·la·tor …   English syllables

  • inoculator — noun a medical practitioner who inoculates people against diseases • Syn: ↑vaccinator • Derivationally related forms: ↑vaccinate (for: ↑vaccinator), ↑inoculate • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • vaccinator — noun a medical practitioner who inoculates people against diseases • Syn: ↑inoculator • Derivationally related forms: ↑vaccinate, ↑inoculate (for: ↑inoculator) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • inoculate — transitive verb ( lated; lating) Etymology: Middle English, to insert a bud in a plant, from Latin inoculatus, past participle of inoculare, from in + oculus eye, bud more at eye Date: 1721 1. a. to introduce a microorganism into < inoculate mice …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ingatestone — infobox UK place country = England latitude= 51.670 longitude= 0.380 official name= Ingatestone population = 4,504 shire district= Brentwood shire county= Essex region= East of England civil parish= Ingatestone and Fryerning constituency… …   Wikipedia

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