"inoculate" in the verb sense
introduce an idea or attitude into the mind of
"My teachers inoculated me with their beliefs"
introduce a microorganism into
3. immunize, immunise, inoculate, vaccinate
perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation
"We vaccinate against scarlet fever"
"The nurse vaccinated the children in the school"
insert a bud for propagation
impregnate with the virus or germ of a disease in order to render immune
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