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IMMUNIZATION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does immunization mean? 

IMMUNIZATION (noun)
  The noun IMMUNIZATION has 1 sense:

1. the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)

  Familiarity information: IMMUNIZATION used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


IMMUNIZATION (noun)


Sense 1immunization [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The act of making immune (especially by inoculation)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

immunisation; immunization

Hypernyms ("immunization" is a kind of...):

protection (the activity of protecting someone or something)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "immunization"):

inoculation; vaccination (taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease)

sensitisation; sensitising; sensitization; sensitizing (rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections)


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