HyperDic: injection

English > 3 senses of the word injection:
NOUNactinjectionthe forceful insertion of a substance under pressure
substanceinjection, injectantany solution that is injected (as into the skin)
actinjection, shotthe act of putting a liquid / liquid into the body by means of a syringe
injection > pronunciation
Soundsihnjheh'kshahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > injection: 3 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe forceful insertion of a substance under pressure.
Narrowerepidural injectioninjection of an anesthetic substance into the epidural space of the spinal cord in order to produce epidural anesthesia
Broaderinsertion, introduction, intromissionThe act of putting one thing into another
Spanishinyección
Catalaninjecció
Verbsinjectforce or drive (a fluid or gas) into by piercing
English > injection: 3 senses > noun 2, substance
MeaningAny solution that is injected (as into the skin).
Synonyminjectant
BroadersolutionA homogeneous mixture of two or more substances
English > injection: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of putting a liquid / liquid into the body by means of a syringe.
Synonymshot
Narrowerintradermal injectionAn injection into the skin
intramuscular injectionAn injection into a muscle
intravenous injectionAn injection into a vein
subcutaneous injectionAn injection under the skin
Broadermedical care, medical aidprofessional treatment for illness or injury
Spanishinyección
Catalaninjecció
Verbsinjectgive an injection to

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