Hypodermic medication
Hypodermic Hyp`o*der"mic, a. [See {Hypoderma}.] Of or pertaining to the parts under the skin. [1913 Webster]

{Hypodermic medication}, the application of remedies under the epidermis, usually by means of a small syringe, called the hypodermic syringe. -- {Hyp`o*der"mic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • hypodermic medication — the introduction of remedial agents beneath the skin …   Medical dictionary

  • hypodermic medication — noun : application of medicaments by injection under the skin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hypodermic — Hyp o*der mic, a. [See {Hypoderma}.] Of or pertaining to the parts under the skin. [1913 Webster] {Hypodermic medication}, the application of remedies under the epidermis, usually by means of a small syringe, called the hypodermic syringe. {Hyp… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hypodermic — hypodermically, adv. /huy peuh derr mik/, adj. 1. characterized by the introduction of medicine or drugs under the skin: hypodermic injection. 2. introduced under the skin: a hypodermic medication. 3. pertaining to parts under the skin. 4.… …   Universalium

  • hypodermic — hy•po•der•mic [[t]ˌhaɪ pəˈdɜr mɪk[/t]] adj. 1) pha of or characterized by the introduction of medicine or drugs under the skin 2) pha injected under the skin: a hypodermic medication[/ex] 3) anat. pertaining to parts under the skin 4)… …   From formal English to slang

  • hypodermic tablet — n a water soluble tablet that contains a specified amount of medication and is intended for hypodermic administration * * * a tablet containing a medicinal substance to be dissolved in water for hypodermic injection …   Medical dictionary

  • hypodermic — hy·po·der·mic || ‚haɪpəʊ dÉœrmɪk / dɜːm n. hypodermic injection (injection of medication or drugs beneath the skin); hypodermic syringe (small syringe with a hollow needle used to inject medication or drugs under the skin) adj. beneath …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypodermic tablet — noun : a water soluble tablet that contains a specified amount of medication and is intended for hypodermic administration …   Useful english dictionary

  • hypodermic syringe — syringe attached to a needle (used to inject a dose of medication under the skin) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Hypodermically — Hypodermic Hyp o*der mic, a. [See {Hypoderma}.] Of or pertaining to the parts under the skin. [1913 Webster] {Hypodermic medication}, the application of remedies under the epidermis, usually by means of a small syringe, called the hypodermic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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