adjective see vaccinia

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  • vaccinial — See vaccinia. * * * …   Universalium

  • vaccinial — Relating to vaccinia …   Medical dictionary

  • vaccinial — adj. of vaccinia, pertaining to cowpox …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vaccinial — vac·cin·i·al …   English syllables

  • vaccinial — (ˈ)vak|sinēəl adjective : of, relating to, or characteristic of vaccinia * * * vaccinˈial adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑vaccine …   Useful english dictionary

  • vaccinial conjunctivitis — autovaccinia affecting the eye …   Medical dictionary

  • vaccinia — vaccinial, adj. /vak sin ee euh/, n. 1. a variant of the cowpox virus that became established in vaccines derived from cowpox inoculated humans. 2. Pathol. an acute infection caused by inoculation with vaccinia virus as a prophylactic against… …   Universalium

  • vaccinia — An infection, primarily local and limited to the site of inoculation, induced in humans by inoculation with the v. virus, type species in the genus Orthopoxvirus (family Poxviridae) in …   Medical dictionary

  • vaccinia — noun Etymology: New Latin, from vaccinus Date: 1803 1. a poxvirus (species Vaccinia virus of the genus Orthopoxvirus) that differs from but is closely related to the viruses causing smallpox and cowpox and that includes a strain of uncertain… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Orthopoxvirus — Virus classification Group: Group I (dsDNA) Order: Unassigned Family: Poxviridae …   Wikipedia

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