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  1. Before the inoculation took effect, she caught knowledge in the natural way. – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. The disease was then very prevalent in Japan, where vaccination had not yet been introduced; and to an unaccustomed eye it was startling to note in the streets the number of pitted faces, a visible demonstration of what a European city must have presented before inoculation was practised. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  3. You command my esteem, my admiration, my consent, especially for your inoculation which will make me a Friend of the Negro. – Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  4. When by mere chance, he found himself invited to accompany the Commissioner and the oyster- shell agent on their voyage of discovery, he accepted the invitation with delight, regarding himself as a man protected by inoculation – The Locusts' Years by Mary Helen Fee
  5. A due preparation may be as necessary for liberty, as for inoculation of the small- pox, which, like liberty, is future health but, without due preparation, is almost certain destruction. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  6. Professor Wenley, Head of the Department of Philosophy in Michigan University, had about the same thought when he gave me his original definition of an American college as " A so- called institution of higher learning whose chief accomplishment is the inoculation of innocent youth against education." – On the Firing Line in Education by Adoniram Judson Ladd
  7. It occurred to Dr. Jenner that if this inoculation with cowpox would protect these milkmaids, it would be an infinitely safer thing to use to protect children than even the mildest known form of inoculation – A Handbook of Health by Woods Hutchinson
  8. But what we have already observed, with Respect to the Inoculation of the Small- Pocks, viz. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
  9. They looked upon their inoculation as a ceremonial necessary to full admission to the white alliance, and Blair was at once scandalised and amused by a crowd clamouring round the house next day for similar honours. – White Fire by John Oxenham
  10. Inoculation was first tried in 1796, and three years later an institution was opened in London where a Leipsic professor of medicine gave lectures. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  11. There's always a small percentage chance that there may be side effects from the initial inoculation – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  12. " He died from- inoculation she said. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  13. 384 Inoculation practised in Al- Madinah, i. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  14. At the same time that effort was being made to stamp out socialist propaganda a remarkable series of social reforms was undertaken with the deliberate purpose not only of promoting the public well- being, but of cutting the ground from under the socialists' feet, or, as some one has observed, of " curing the Empire of socialism by inoculation – The Governments of Europe by Frederic Austin Ogg
  15. Two of the outbreaks of foot- and- mouth disease in the United States originated from an infected vaccine used for the inoculation of vaccine heifers. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  16. This direct inoculation having been practised on seventeen animals, transmitted the disease to them all in the course of a few days. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  17. And it can hardly be questioned that this singular excitation of fermentation in one fluid, by a sort of infection, or inoculation of a little ferment taken from some other fluid, together with the strange swelling, foaming, and hissing of the fermented substance, must have always attracted attention from the more thoughtful. – Aphorisms and Reflections from the works of T. H. Huxley by Thomas Henry Huxley
  18. But in the case of pasture- fed horses which are stalled at night probably the inoculation is very certain and very abundant, so that a large number of spores would be present in the manure from horses fed in this way. – Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc. by George Francis Atkinson
  19. Mr. Stanley stated that the disease could not be communicated from a dead animal, and it was conveyed only by inoculation or through the breath of a living animal upon the dead body of a diseased ox. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon

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