2008年5月28日 星期三

inoculate

During the cabinet meeting in Beijing on Tuesday, the ministers said the government’s relief efforts had reached a “new stage,” one that should focus on burying the dead, feeding the living and preventing an outbreak of disease through a massive inoculation campaign. They also said work should begin on reconstruction, including the restoration of crippled industries.


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verb [T] ━━ vt. (予防)接種する ((against; with; into, upon)); (微生物を)混入する; 植えつける ((with)).
to give a weak form of a disease to a person or animal, usually by injection, as a protection against that disease:
My children have been inoculated against polio.

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