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am·pule

or am·poule also am·pul  (ăm′po͞ol, -pyo͞ol)
n.
A hermetically sealed vial made of glass or plastic that contains a sterile medicinal solution or a powder that is usually made into a solution for subcutaneous, intramuscular, or intravenous injection.

[French ampoule, from Old French, from Latin ampulla; see ampulla.]

ampoule

(ˈæmpuːl; -pjuːl) or

ampule

n
(Medicine) med a small glass vessel in which liquids for injection are hermetically sealed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ampoule - a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)ampoule - a small bottle that contains a drug (especially a sealed sterile container for injection by needle)
bottle - a glass or plastic vessel used for storing drinks or other liquids; typically cylindrical without handles and with a narrow neck that can be plugged or capped
Translations
ampula

ampoule

ampule (US) [ˈæmpuːl] Nampolla f

ampoule

[ˈæmpuːl] (British) ampule (US) n (= phial) → ampoule f

ampoule

, (US) ampule
nAmpulle f

ampoule

ampule (Am) [ˈæmpuːl] n (Med) → fiala

ampoule

, ampule
n. ámpula, ampolla, tubo de jeringuilla.
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There are 6 different ampoules being offered, each with unique individual functions.
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L'auteure retrace le passage du gaz a l'electricite, et aborde des considerations plus modernes telles que les besoins lies a la telediffusion et les ampoules DEL a faible consommation d'energie.
The results of this study provide important implications for our doctors about patients concern of hazard, after taste and compliance with orally administered Vitamin D glass ampoules.
JAC also produces single-use glass ampoules for inhalation, dropper tip assemblies for dispensing liquids, and tandem applications where two substances are mixed immediately prior to use.
This past May, Bosch Packaging Technology introduced the ALF 5000, a new filling and closing machine that offers an increased output of up to 600 ampoules per minute.
Si d'aucuns ont menace de ne plus payer les factures d'electricite, vu la negligence et le laxisme du gouvernement a resoudre le probleme, d'autres se sont presses d'acheter des ampoules fonctionnant aux batteries, au moment oE plusieurs autres se sont dotes de generateurs, pour eviter les pertes subites a cause du delestage, notamment les degats causes dans les appareils electriques.
It was reported yesterday that the company has invested USD200m in the project, and the new facility is likely to increase production capacity by 50 percent, bringing total annual output to about two billion ampoules, vials, syringes, and cartridges.
Six momarsa for the Supply of medicines & medical requisites including (a) medicines for blood veins, nerves & tranquilizers in ampoules, (b) medicines for Internal Medicine & serums in ampoules, (c) Face & Jaws surgery requisites, (d) special purpose medical requisites, (e) operation theaters & anesthetics medicines in ampoules, also (f) anesthetics requisites.
The KRG Ministry of Health formed a committee, along with the prosecutor general, to investigate two pharmacists accused of supplying and distributing hundreds of ineffective insulin ampoules at an Erbil diabetes hospital.
An internal check found some saline ampoules had been "interfered with" and that insulin may have been injected into them.