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post·vac·ci·nal .pōst-'vak-sən-əl adj occurring after and esp. as a result of vaccination <\postvaccinal dermatosis>

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post·vac·ci·nal (pōst-vakґsĭ-nəl) occurring after or as a consequence of vaccination for smallpox.

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