hypodermic injection

n.

A subcutaneous, intracutaneous, intramuscular, or intravenous injection by means of a hypodermic syringe and needle.

Nearby words

  1. hypodactyly,
  2. hypoderm,
  3. hypoderma,
  4. hypodermatosis,
  5. hypodermic,
  6. hypodermic needle,
  7. hypodermic syringe,
  8. hypodermic tablet,
  9. hypodermis,
  10. hypodermoclysis


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