Inoculate

To introduce dispersal units on or into a host for the purpose of producing infection of testing susceptibility to infection e.g. a pathogen in contact with a host plant.

inoculate

To introduce a microorganism into an environment suitable for its growth; to bring a parasite into contact with a host.
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inoculate

[v] - introduce an idea or attitude into the mind of 2. [v] - introduce a micro-organism into 3. [v] - insert a bud for propagation 4. [v] - impregnate with the virus or germ of a disease in order to render immune
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Inoculate

To introduce into the body the bacteria which causes a disease in order to induce immunity from it.
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Inoculate

In·oc'u·late transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Inoculated ; present participle & verbal noun Inoculating .] [ Latin inoculatus , past participle of inoculare to ingraft; prefix in- in, on + oculare
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inoculate

1. To graft by inserting buds. ... 2. To communicate disease by inoculation. ... 1. To bud; to insert, or graft, as the bud of a tree or plant in another tree or plant. ... 2. To insert a foreign bud into; as, to inoculate a tree. ... 3. <medicine> To communicate a disease to (a person) by inserting infectious matter in the skin or flesh; as,...
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inoculate

verb introduce a microorganism into
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inoculate

(ĭ-nok´u-lāt) to implant infective materials into culture media. to introduce immune serum, vaccines, or other antigenic material into a healthy individual to produce mild disease followed by immunity. to communicate a disease by inserting its etiologic agent.
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Inoculate

• (v. t.) To bud; to insert, or graft, as the bud of a tree or plant in another tree or plant. • (v. t.) To communicate a disease to ( a person ) by inserting infectious matter in the skin or flesh; as, to inoculate a person with the virus of smallpox,rabies, etc. See Vaccinate. • (v. i.) To graft by inserting buds. • (v. t.) To...
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inoculate

inoculate, inoculating, inoculated 1. To communicate a disease by inoculation. 2. To bud; to insert, or graft, as the bud of a tree or plant in another tree or plant. 3. To insert a foreign bud into; as, to inoculate a tree. 4. To communicate a disease to (a person) by inserting infectious matter in the skin or flesh; such as, to inoculate a per...
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inoculate

Type: Term Pronunciation: in-ok′yū-lāt Definitions: 1. To introduce the agent of a disease or other antigenic material into the subcutaneous tissue or a blood vessel, or through an abraded or absorbing surface for preventive, curative, or experimental purposes. 2. To implant microorganisms or infectious material into or upon culture...
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Inoculate

To add an active, selected culture of yeast or malo-lactic bacteria to a must, juice or unfinished wine.
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