Inoculation vs Mycorrhization - What's the difference?

inoculation | mycorrhization |


As nouns the difference between inoculation and mycorrhization

is that inoculation is (immunology) the introduction of an antigenic substance or vaccine into the body to produce immunity to a specific disease while mycorrhization is the formation of mycorrhiza on the roots of a plant.

inoculation

Noun

(en noun)
  • (immunology) The introduction of an antigenic substance or vaccine into the body to produce immunity to a specific disease.
  • (microbiology) The introduction of a microorganism into a culture medium.
  • An inoculum, what is inoculated
  • See also

    * immunisation * vaccination

    mycorrhization

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The formation of mycorrhiza on the roots of a plant
  • The inoculation of a plant's roots with mycorrhiza