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 syringe. -- {Hyp`o*der"mic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • hypodermically — hypodermic ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to the region immediately beneath the skin. 2) (of a needle or syringe) used to inject beneath the skin. ► NOUN ▪ a hypodermic syringe or injection. DERIVATIVES hypodermically adverb. ORIGIN from Greek derma… …   English terms dictionary

  • hypodermically — adverb see hypodermic I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hypodermically — See hypodermic. * * * …   Universalium

  • hypodermically — adv. in a hypodermic manner, subcutaneously; by means of a hypodermic syringe …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypodermically — hy·po·der·mi·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • hypodermically — mə̇k(ə)lē, mēk , li adverb : in a hypodermic location or manner; specifically : by means of a hypodermic * * * hypoderˈmically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑hypo …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • HYPO — Hypodermically (Medical » Physiology) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • CCl3CHOH2 — chloral hydrate chloral hydrate n. 1. a chemical substance ({CCl3.CH(OH)2}) which is a hydrate of trichloroacetaldehyde. It crystallizes as white monoclinic plates, obtained by treating chloral with water. It produces sleep when taken internally… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chloral — hydrate chloral hydrate n. 1. a chemical substance ({CCl3.CH(OH)2}) which is a hydrate of trichloroacetaldehyde. It crystallizes as white monoclinic plates, obtained by treating chloral with water. It produces sleep when taken internally or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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