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IV

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/ ˈaɪˈvi /
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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

Definition for IV (2 of 4)

IV

abbreviation

intravenous drip.
intravenous injection.

Definition for IV (3 of 4)

i.v.

abbreviation

increased value.
initial velocity.
invoice value.

Definition for IV (4 of 4)

I.V.

abbreviation

initial velocity.
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British Dictionary definitions for IV

i.v.

IV


abbreviation for

intravenous(ly)
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Medical definitions for IV

IV

abbr.

intravenous
intravenously
intraventricular
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