Synonyms for injection

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Quickly she removed her father's coat and made the injection.

It is simply incapable of movement, as would happen after an injection of curare.

Dimly, I was aware of the injection, and immediately felt better.

And the process will be by the injection of a new and mighty motive power.

Casuistry is nothing but the injection of your own meaning into an old name.

An injection of anthro-philomelitis must be given without loss of time.

With help from a footman in holding down the patient, the injection was made.

The injection should be given after the child has been placed in bed for the night.

Two tablespoonfuls of whisky may be added to the injection, if the pulse is weak.

The bowels should be moved daily by injection of warm soapsuds.

WORD ORIGIN

"forcing a fluid into a body" (with a syringe, etc.), early 15c., from Middle French iniection (14c.) or directly from Latin iniectionem (nominative iniectio), noun of action from past participle stem of inicere (see inject).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR INJECTION

hypodermic injection

nounsubcutaneous injection
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