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noun as in introduction into bloodstream

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For instance, you can see blocked SQL injections, see where the injection attempts came from and act to prevent further attempts.

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.

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At 62, she’s too young to qualify for the injection herself.

Another injection, made by AstraZeneca using an engineered cold virus, is around 75% effective.

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.

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.

At least 15 children, and perhaps many more, have died after receiving an injection thought to be the measles vaccine.

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.

The phloridzin test consists in the hypodermic injection of a small quantity of phloridzin.

I tried to condense the steam by the cold sides of the condenser, without using injection-water.

The doctors, with the exception of my friend Chapelain, prefer an injection, and it is my duty to submit to their wishes.

The chief physician held the king's head, and Ambroise made the injection into the ear.

For instance, a hypodermic injection of paraffine will puff up the skin at the desired spot.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to injection, such as: dose, needle, booster, dram, enema, and inoculation.

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