- post·in·jec·tion, adjective
- re·in·jec·tion, noun
- su·per·in·jec·tion, noun
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How to use injection in a sentence
For instance, you can see blocked SQL injections, see where the injection attempts came from and act to prevent further attempts.Datadog to acquire application security management platform Sqreen | Romain Dillet | February 12, 2021 | TechCrunch
The Canadian couple fined for flying to a remote, largely indigenous community in Yukon territory and allegedly posing as hotel workers to get their injections.Don’t hate the vaccine tourists, hate the vaccine game | Jen Kirby | February 12, 2021 | Vox
At 62, she’s too young to qualify for the injection herself.It’s Prague on the Potomac, as we wearily wait for a shot at the vaccine | Petula Dvorak | February 8, 2021 | Washington Post
Another injection, made by AstraZeneca using an engineered cold virus, is around 75% effective.The next act for messenger RNA could be bigger than covid vaccines | David Rotman | February 5, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Some people had fever, fatigue or pain at the injection site after inoculation, but “the vast majority of people felt nothing at all,” Mammen said.One-shot COVID-19 vaccine is effective against severe disease | Tina Hesman Saey | January 29, 2021 | Science News
In 2006, the firm presided over a routine steam-injection procedure known as “well stimulation.”
Death by pills or lethal injection might be unnatural, but she believes that declining nourishment and medications is not.The Nurse Coaching People Through Death by Starvation | Nick Tabor | November 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
At least 15 children, and perhaps many more, have died after receiving an injection thought to be the measles vaccine.Measles Vaccine Mix-Up Kills Dozens of Syrian Children | Kent Sepkowitz | September 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Within 24 hours after injection, a typical horse loses 35 to 100 pounds, mostly water weight.
Fretland had only observed one other lethal injection, two years prior in Oklahoma.Lifting the Curtain on Oklahoma's Botched Lethal Injection | Caitlin Dickson | August 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The phloridzin test consists in the hypodermic injection of a small quantity of phloridzin.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis | James Campbell Todd
I tried to condense the steam by the cold sides of the condenser, without using injection-water.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2) | Francis Trevithick
The doctors, with the exception of my friend Chapelain, prefer an injection, and it is my duty to submit to their wishes.Catherine de' Medici | Honore de Balzac
The chief physician held the king's head, and Ambroise made the injection into the ear.Catherine de' Medici | Honore de Balzac
For instance, a hypodermic injection of paraffine will puff up the skin at the desired spot.The Extraordinary Adventures of Arsene Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar | Maurice Leblanc
British Dictionary definitions for injection
fluid injected into the body, esp for medicinal purposes
- injective, adjective
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Scientific definitions for injection
A substance that is introduced into a organism, especially by means of a hypodermic syringe, as a liquid into the veins or muscles of the body.
A function that maps each member of one set (the domain) to exactly one member of another set (the range). Compare bijection surjection.
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