Definition of Vaccinia in English :
Define Vaccinia in English
Vaccinia meaning in English
Meaning of Vaccinia in English
Pronunciation of Vaccinia in English
Vaccinia pronunciation in English
Pronounce Vaccinia in Englishsee synonyms of vaccinia
a local infection induced in humans by inoculation with the virus causing cowpox in order to confer resistance to smallpox; normally lasts three weeks and leaves a pitted scar
2. cowpox, vaccinia
a viral disease of cattle causing a mild skin disease affecting the udder; formerly used to inoculate humans against smallpox
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