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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HYPODERMIC

In his case his own discovery of hypodermic injections would be excellent.

When he looked up June was in the room again with two hypodermic needles.

He reached in his pocket for a hypodermic, but Carnes interrupted him.

The thing in his fist was silver and sharp, a hypodermic needle.

And the eyes of Gaddon watched the fingers of the surgeon prepare the hypodermic.

Then the hypodermic fell from his nerveless hand and he fought to break away.

You see, the fangs of a rattlesnake are like two hypodermic syringes.

Taking the tray he prepared a hypodermic filled with the new preparation.

He lifted the hypodermic, half hopelessly, half expectantly.

Apparently Furneaux's remarks had achieved some hypodermic effect.

WORD ORIGIN

1830, from hypo- "under" + derma "skin" + -ic.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HYPODERMIC

hypodermic injection

nounsubcutaneous injection

intravenous

adjectivewithin a vein
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