Associations to the word «Vaccination»

Wiktionary

VACCINATION, noun. Inoculation with a vaccine, in order to protect from a particular disease or strain of disease.
VACCINATION MARK, noun. A small scar left on the skin by vaccination.
VACCINATION MARKS, noun. Plural of vaccination mark

Dictionary definition

VACCINATION, noun. Taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease.
VACCINATION, noun. The scar left following inoculation with a vaccine.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats