adjective see inoculate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • inoculative — See inoculate. * * * …   Universalium

  • inoculative — adj. pertaining to vaccinations, pertaining to inoculations …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inoculative — in·oc·u·la·tive …   English syllables

  • inoculative — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • 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

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