1. [ verb ] introduce a micro-organism into
Synonyms: inoculate
Related terms: insert seed
2. [ verb ] (medicine,immunology) perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation
Synonyms: inoculate vaccinate immunise immunize

"We vaccinate against scarlet fever" "The nurse vaccinated the children in the school"

Related terms: inject medicine inoculating vaccine inoculant inoculator immunization
Similar spelling:   inoculate