Meaning of tuberculinize

tu•ber•cu•lin•ize

Pronunciation: (too-bûr'kyu-lu-nīz", tyoo-), [key]
— v., -ized, -iz•ing.
—v.t.
  1. to inoculate with tuberculin.
  2. to cause to form tubercles.
—v.i.
  1. to form tubercles.
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