Sabin-vaccine meaning

An oral poliomyelitis vaccine consisting of live attenuated polioviruses.
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An oral poliomyelitis vaccine consisting of live attenuated polioviruses.
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A polio vaccine that is taken by mouth, and contains the three serotypes of polio in a weakened live state.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
sabin-vaccine
Plural:
sabin-vaccines

Origin of sabin-vaccine

  • After Albert Bruce Sabin

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

  • After Albert Bruce Sabin, an American immunologist.

    From Wiktionary