catheterize


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cath·e·ter·ize

 (kăth′ĭ-tə-rīz′)
tr.v. cath·e·ter·ized, cath·e·ter·iz·ing, cath·e·ter·iz·es
To introduce a catheter into.

cath′e·ter·i·za′tion (-rĭ-zā′shən) n.

catheterize

(ˈkæθɪtəˌraɪz) or

catheterise

vb
(Medicine) (tr) to insert a catheter into
ˌcatheteriˈzation, ˌcatheteriˈsation n

cath•e•ter•ize

(ˈkæθ ɪ təˌraɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to introduce a catheter into.
[1880–85]
cath`e•ter•i•za′tion, n.

catheterize


Past participle: catheterized
Gerund: catheterizing

Imperative
catheterize
catheterize
Present
I catheterize
you catheterize
he/she/it catheterizes
we catheterize
you catheterize
they catheterize
Preterite
I catheterized
you catheterized
he/she/it catheterized
we catheterized
you catheterized
they catheterized
Present Continuous
I am catheterizing
you are catheterizing
he/she/it is catheterizing
we are catheterizing
you are catheterizing
they are catheterizing
Present Perfect
I have catheterized
you have catheterized
he/she/it has catheterized
we have catheterized
you have catheterized
they have catheterized
Past Continuous
I was catheterizing
you were catheterizing
he/she/it was catheterizing
we were catheterizing
you were catheterizing
they were catheterizing
Past Perfect
I had catheterized
you had catheterized
he/she/it had catheterized
we had catheterized
you had catheterized
they had catheterized
Future
I will catheterize
you will catheterize
he/she/it will catheterize
we will catheterize
you will catheterize
they will catheterize
Future Perfect
I will have catheterized
you will have catheterized
he/she/it will have catheterized
we will have catheterized
you will have catheterized
they will have catheterized
Future Continuous
I will be catheterizing
you will be catheterizing
he/she/it will be catheterizing
we will be catheterizing
you will be catheterizing
they will be catheterizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been catheterizing
you have been catheterizing
he/she/it has been catheterizing
we have been catheterizing
you have been catheterizing
they have been catheterizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been catheterizing
you will have been catheterizing
he/she/it will have been catheterizing
we will have been catheterizing
you will have been catheterizing
they will have been catheterizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been catheterizing
you had been catheterizing
he/she/it had been catheterizing
we had been catheterizing
you had been catheterizing
they had been catheterizing
Conditional
I would catheterize
you would catheterize
he/she/it would catheterize
we would catheterize
you would catheterize
they would catheterize
Past Conditional
I would have catheterized
you would have catheterized
he/she/it would have catheterized
we would have catheterized
you would have catheterized
they would have catheterized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.catheterize - insert a catheter into (a body part); "catheterize the patient's bladder"
put in, stick in, inclose, insert, introduce, enclose - introduce; "Insert your ticket here"
Translations

catheterize

[ˈkæθɪtəˌraɪz] VT [+ bladder, person] → entubar

catheterize

vtkatheterisieren

cath·e·ter·ize

vt. cateterizar, insertar un catéter.

catheterize

vt (arterial, venous) cateterizar, colocar or introducir un catéter; (bladder) colocar or introducir una sonda or catéter
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