injection

  1. the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure
  2. the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe

Injection

Putting liquid into the body with a needle and syringe. Often directly into a vein, as for intravenous antibiotics in a hospital. for diabetes taking insulin, injection is usually subcutaneous (i.e. just under the skin) and not into a vein. In fact, injection of current insulins into a vein should be done only in a medical facility, and some in......
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INJECTION

(e.g. conjunctival ) Redness of the eye caused by the dilation (expanding) of superficial blood vessels in the sclera (white of the eye).
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injection

(from the article `poison`) Although not a common route of exposure for poisons, injection is the only route in which the entire amount exposed is absorbed regardless of the ... Parenteral dosage forms are intended for administration as an injection or infusion. Common injection types are intravenous (into a vein), ... [4 related art...
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injection

(in-jek´shәn) the forcing of a liquid into a part, as into the subcutaneous tissues, the vascular tree, or an organ. a substance so forced or administered; in pharmacy, a solution of a medication suitable for such administration.
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injection

(L. injectio, from inicere to throw into) the act of forcing a liquid into a part, as into the subcutaneous tissues, the vascular tree, or an organ. Cf. infusion.
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injection

[n] - any solution that is injected (as into the skin) 2. [n] - the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe 3. [n] - the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure
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Injection

• (n.) The act or process of filling vessels, cavities, or tissues with a fluid or other substance. • (n.) That which is injected; especially, a liquid medicine thrown into a cavity of the body by a syringe or pipe; a clyster; an enema. • (n.) The act of injecting or throwing in; -- applied particularly to the forcible throwing in of...
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injection

<procedure> The act of forcing a liquid into a part, as into the subcutaneous tissues, the vascular tree or an organ. ... Compare: infusion. ... Origin: L. Injectio, from inicere = to throw into ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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injection

noun the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure
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Injection

[economics] When a central bank makes a short term loan to a member institution it is said to be injecting liquidity. In the United States, the Federal Reserve maintains a target federal funds rate for banks to loan money overnight to each other. If the lending banks are unwilling to offer enough credit at this rate, the central bank may st...
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Injection

[medicine] An injection (often referred to as a `shot` in US English, or a `jab` in UK English) is an infusion method of putting fluid into the body, usually with a syringe and a hollow needle which is pierced through the skin to a sufficient depth for the material to be administered into the body. An injection follows a parenteral route of...
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Injection

In·jec'tion noun [ Latin injectio : confer French injection .] 1. The act of injecting or throwing in; -- applied particularly to the forcible throwing in of a liquid, or aëriform body, by means of a syringe, pump, etc. 2. That which is injected; especially, a liquid med...
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injection

1. (a) The process of putting an artificial satellite into orbit. (b) The time of such action. Injection altitude is the height at which a space vehicle is turned from its launch trajectory into an orbital trajectory. Injection mass is the mass of a space vehicle at the termination of one phase of...
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Injection

H hypodermic needle to give medicine.
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injection

injection, introduction of a fluid into the body, usually by means of a needle and syringe. The material injected may be a test substance (as in determining allergic sensitivity or immunity to a disease), an anesthetic, a therapeutic drug, a nutrient (in cases where intravenous feeding is necessary)...
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injection

Injections are used to put medicine into the body via a syringe and a needle.
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injection

inserting liquid medication or nutrients into the body with a syringe. A person with diabetes may use short needles or pinch the skin and inject at an angle to avoid an intramuscular injection of insulin.
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injection

inserting liquid medication or nutrients into the body with a syringe. A person with diabetes may use short needles or
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Injection

Putting liquid into the body with a needle and syringe.
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Injection

Something that is injected, especially a dose of liquid medicine injected into the body.
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injection

the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure
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Injection

The process of forcing melted resin into a mould
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Injection

The process of putting a beam of particles into an accelerator.
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Injection

The process of returning spent geothermal fluids to the subsurface. Sometimes referred to as reinjection.
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