hypodermic injection
noun Date: 1868 an injection made into the subcutaneous tissues

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hypodermic injection — n. the injection of a medicine or drug under the skin * * * …   Universalium

  • hypodermic injection — n an injection made into the subcutaneous tissues * * * subcutaneous i …   Medical dictionary

  • hypodermic injection — n. the injection of a medicine or drug under the skin …   English World dictionary

  • hypodermic injection — injection under the skin, vaccination under the skin …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypodermic injection — noun : an injection made into the subcutaneous tissues …   Useful english dictionary

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  • hypodermic — [hī΄pə dʉr′mik] adj. [ HYPODERM + IC] 1. of the parts under the skin 2. injected under the skin 3. of the hypodermis 4. stimulating or exciting, as though resulting from a hypodermic injection n. 1 …   English World dictionary

  • 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 — 1. SYN: subcutaneous. 2. SYN: h. injection. 3. SYN: h. syringe. * * * hy·po·der·mic dər mik adj 1) of or relating to the parts beneath the skin 2) adapted for use in or administered by injection beneath the skin hy·po·der·mi·cal·ly mi k(ə )lē adv …   Medical dictionary

  • hypodermic — I. adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1863 1. adapted for use in or administered by injection beneath the skin 2. of or relating to the parts beneath the skin 3. resembling a hypodermic injection in effect ;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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