inoculum inoculum

Definition(s):

  • (n) a substance (a virus or toxin or immune serum) that is introduced into the body to produce or increase immunity to a particular disease

Usage(s):

  1. The inoculum was designed so that it cannot cause an HPV infection, even accidentally.
  2. The inoculum was designed so that it cannot cause an HPV infection, even accidentally.
  3. She has a higher viral inoculum.

Quotes

  • Jones said: "In the autumn of 2009 the FC confirmed that the dynamic of P. ramorum had altered significantly when Japanese larch was identified as a new and prolific sporulating host - producing inoculum at far greater levels than any other known...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Elin Jones Source: Horticulture Week

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