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synonyms for attenuated

  • blended
  • contaminated
  • corrupt
  • defiled
  • degraded
  • depreciated
  • deteriorated
  • devalued
  • diluted
  • dissolved
  • impaired
  • mixed
  • polluted
  • tainted
  • thinned
  • vitiated
  • weakened
  • watered down
  • anorexic
  • bony
  • gaunt
  • scrawny
  • skeletal
  • skinny
  • atrophied
  • attenuate
  • famished
  • lean
  • peaked
  • pinched
  • starved
  • wasted
  • cadaverous
  • consumptive
  • haggard
  • lank
  • like a bag of bones
  • meager
  • skeletonlike
  • skin and bones
  • thin as a rail
  • underfed
  • wizened
  • angular
  • gangly
  • gaunt
  • rangy
  • scrawny
  • slender
  • spindly
  • beanpole
  • beanstalk
  • bony
  • broomstick
  • gangling
  • lean
  • meager
  • rawboned
  • scraggy
  • spare
  • spindling
  • stilt
  • stringy
  • twiggy
  • weedy

antonyms for attenuated

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  • clean
  • honorable
  • pure
  • purified
  • strong
  • moral
  • virtuous
  • chubby
  • fat
  • heavy
  • overweight
  • plump
  • thick
  • full
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            How to use attenuated in a sentence

            However, it’s difficult to produce live-attenuated vaccines for more complicated pathogens, like bacteria and fungi.
            HOW DOES AN MRNA VACCINE WORK?MADDIE BENDERJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
            It could become more deadly or it could attenuate and disappear, like the common cold.
            THE MAN WHO SAW THE PANDEMIC COMING - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGKEVIN BERGERDECEMBER 30, 2020NAUTILUS
            Live attenuated vaccines for measles and others have traditionally always been the most powerful and effective vaccines, also in their ability to protect you for the long term, which is a very important factor.
            ‘WE’RE RACING AGAINST THE CLOCK’: THE CEO OF THE SERUM INSTITUTE OF INDIA ON HIS COMPANY’S COVID-19 VACCINE CAMPAIGNERIKA FRYSEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
            That means that it’s the virus which has been attenuated, which means the harmful properties have been removed, but it’s the whole virus.
            ‘WE’RE RACING AGAINST THE CLOCK’: THE CEO OF THE SERUM INSTITUTE OF INDIA ON HIS COMPANY’S COVID-19 VACCINE CAMPAIGNERIKA FRYSEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
            An attenuated virus can still be dangerous for people with compromised immune systems.
            SYNTHETIC BIOLOGISTS HAVE CREATED A SLOW-GROWING VERSION OF THE CORONAVIRUS TO GIVE AS A VACCINEDAVID ROTMANSEPTEMBER 16, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
            Most vaccine development labs “grow viruses up, and then inactivate them or attenuate them,” says Robert Langer, ScD ’74, an Institute Professor and Moderna’s academic cofounder.
            TACKLING COVIDTATE RYAN-MOSLEYAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
            Some have been used for decades, such as attenuated live viruses, while others including mRNA-based approaches are novel.
            A COVID-19 VACCINE MAY COME SOON. WILL THE BLISTERING PACE BACKFIRE?TINA HESMAN SAEYJULY 10, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
            Such of the sound waves is pass through the second nick will become attenuated in charging the chamber B.
            THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
            Beneath those robes must have been a body as attenuated as a skeleton, as different as an insect's from man's.
            VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
            Dr. Henry Brodrick was a tall, attenuated John, with a slightly, ever so slightly receding chin.
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            WORDS RELATED TO ATTENUATED

            • attenuated
            • blended
            • contaminated
            • corrupt
            • defiled
            • degraded
            • depreciated
            • deteriorated
            • devalued
            • diluted
            • dissolved
            • impaired
            • mixed
            • polluted
            • tainted
            • thinned
            • vitiated
            • watered down
            • weakened
            • adulterated
            • attenuated
            • cut
            • impaired
            • impoverished
            • laced
            • light
            • moderated
            • reduced
            • spiked
            • tempered
            • washy
            • watered down
            • waterish
            • watery
            • wishy-washy
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