Meaning of INJECTION in English


noun a specimen prepared by injection.

2. injection ·noun the cold water thrown into a condenser.

3. injection ·noun the act of throwing cold water into a condenser to produce a vacuum.

4. injection ·noun the act or process of filling vessels, cavities, or tissues with a fluid or other substance.

5. injection ·noun that which is injected; especially, a liquid medicine thrown into a cavity of the body by a syringe or pipe; a clyster; an enema.

6. injection ·noun the act of injecting or throwing in;

— applied particularly to the forcible throwing in of a liquid, or aeriform body, by means of a syringe, pump, ·etc.

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