- a way of treatment, created by Pasteur, for preventing specific conditions, as hydrophobia, by consecutive inoculations with an attenuated virus of gradually increasing power.
- The safety or prophylactic inoculation regarding the attenuated virus of particular diseases, particularly of hydrophobia, as devised by the French scientist Louis Pasteur (produced 1822).
- Same as Pasteurization.
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- a way of treatment, created by Pasteur, for…
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