[ ahy-vee ]
/ ˈaɪˈvi /
noun, plural IVs, IV's.
an intravenous device for delivering electrolyte solutions, medicines, and nutrients.
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Origin of IV
First recorded in 1950–55
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British Dictionary definitions for IV
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