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"Medicine: Past and Present"

This set contains the key vocabulary words from the 4th grade Open Court Reading story: "Medicine: Past and Present".
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plague
a disease that kills a large number of people
The Black _______ killed many people.
infected
having germs that cause a disease
His foot became infected after he stepped on a sharp ______.
microbes
tiny organisms or germs too small to be seen without a microscope
Use a microscope to view the ____________.
boxing
special substances produced by the body that destroy or weaken germs
________ fight germs.
bacteria
germs
________ can cause disease.
vaccine
special substances used to protect a person or animal from a disease
Did you get your flu ___________ yet?

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