[ ĭn′trə-kăth′ĭ-tər ]
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A plastic tube, usually attached to a puncturing needle, inserted into a blood vessel for infusion, injection, or pressure monitoring.
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“Evoke” and “invoke” both derive from the same Latin root “vocāre.”
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