Jenner definition

  • others:
    • Jenner, Edward 1749-1823. British physician and vaccination pioneer. He found that smallpox could be prevented by inoculation with the substance from cowpox lesions.
  • proper-noun:
    • A surname.
  • noun:
    • English physician who pioneered vaccination; Jenner inoculated individuals with lower amounts of cowpox to stop them from getting smallpox (1749-1823)

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