Bcg-vaccine Definition

bēsē-jē
noun
A vaccine prepared from an attenuated strain of the tubercle bacillus, used for immunization against tuberculosis.
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Origin of Bcg-vaccine

  • B(acillus) C(almette-)G(uérin) vaccine

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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