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in·jec·tion

 (ĭn-jĕk′shən)
n.
1. The act of injecting.
2. Something that is injected, especially a dose of liquid medicine injected into the body.
3. Mathematics A function that is one-to-one.

[Sense 3, in- + (pro)jection.]

injection

(ɪnˈdʒɛkʃən)
n
1. (Medicine) fluid injected into the body, esp for medicinal purposes
2. something injected
3. the act of injecting
4. (Automotive Engineering)
a. the act or process of introducing fluid under pressure, such as fuel into the combustion chamber of an engine
b. (as modifier): injection moulding.
5. (Mathematics) maths a function or mapping for which f(x) = f(y) only if x = y. See also surjection, bijection
inˈjective adj

in•jec•tion

(ɪnˈdʒɛk ʃən)

n.
1. the act of injecting.
2. something that is injected.
3. a liquid injected into the body, esp. for medicinal purposes.
4. the process of putting a spacecraft into orbit or some other desired trajectory.
[1535–45; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.injection - the forceful insertion of a substance under pressureinjection - the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure
intromission, insertion, introduction - the act of putting one thing into another
epidural injection - injection of an anesthetic substance into the epidural space of the spinal cord in order to produce epidural anesthesia
2.injection - any solution that is injected (as into the skin)
solution - a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution; "he used a solution of peroxide and water"
3.injection - the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe; "the nurse gave him a flu shot"
intradermal injection - an injection into the skin
intramuscular injection - an injection into a muscle
intravenous injection - an injection into a vein
subcutaneous injection - an injection under the skin
medical aid, medical care - professional treatment for illness or injury

injection

noun
1. vaccination, shot (informal), jab (informal), dose, vaccine, booster, immunization, inoculation They gave me an injection to help me sleep.
2. introduction, investment, insertion, advancement, dose, infusion, interjection An injection of cash is needed to fund some of these projects.
Related words
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Translations
حَقْنحَقْنٌ
injekce
indsprøjtning
ruiskeruiskutusinjektio
injekcija
injekció
suntikan
stunga, sprauta, sprautuskammtur
注射
주사
injekcija
injektionspruta
การฉีดยา
sự tiêm thuốc

injection

[ɪnˈdʒekʃən] N (gen) (Med) → inyección f
to give sb an injectionponer or dar una inyección a algn
to have an injectionponerse una inyección
will I have to have an injection?¿me tendrán que poner or dar una inyección?

injection

[ɪnˈdʒɛkʃən] n
(lit)injection f, piqûre f
an insulin injection → une piqûre d'insuline
to have an injection → se faire faire une piqûre
to give sb an injection → faire une piqûre à qn
They gave me an injection to help me sleep → Ils m'ont fait une piqûre pour m'aider à dormir.
by injection → par injection
It has to be given by injection → On doit l'administrer par injection. lethal injection
[money] → injection f
a cash injection of 50 million → une injection de liquidités s'élevant à 50 millions de dollarsin-joke [ˈɪndʒəʊk] nplaisanterie f pour initiés

injection

n (= act)Einspritzung f; (of gas)Einblasen nt; (= substance injected)Injektion f, → Spritze f; to give somebody an injectionjdm eine Injektion or Spritze geben; to give something by injectionetw spritzen; the injection of more money into the economyeine größere Finanzspritze für die Wirtschaft; a £250 million cash injectioneine Finanzspritze von 250 Millionen Pfund; the team needed an injection of new lifedie Mannschaft brauchte frisches Blut; injection mouldingSpritzguss m; injection syringeInjektionsspritze f

injection

[ɪnˈdʒɛkʃn] n (Med) → iniezione f, puntura (Tech) (fig) → iniezione
to give sb an injection → fare un'iniezione or una puntura a qn
to have an injection → farsi fare un'iniezione or una puntura

inject

(inˈdʒekt) verb
to force (a liquid etc) into the body of (a person) by means of a needle and syringe. The doctor injected the antibiotic into her arm; He has to be injected twice daily with an antibiotic.
inˈjection (-ʃən) noun
The medicine was given by injection; She has regular injections of insulin.

injection

حَقْنٌ injekce indsprøjtning Injektion ένεση inyección ruiske injection injekcija iniezione 注射 주사 injectie injeksjon zastrzyk injeção инъекция spruta การฉีดยา enjeksiyon sự tiêm thuốc 注射

in·jec·tion

n. inyección, acción de inyectar una droga o líquido en el cuerpo.

injection

n inyección f; The nurse will give you an injection..La enfermera le va a poner una inyección.
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And shortly afterward one of these, a physician, made the discovery that the carcasses of steers which had been condemned as tubercular by the government inspectors, and which therefore contained ptomaines, which are deadly poisons, were left upon an open platform and carted away to be sold in the city; and so he insisted that these carcasses be treated with an injection of kerosene--and was ordered to resign the same week
The injection was begun, and three hours after the thermometer marked 6@ below zero outside.
The injections could not carry it to a higher point.
The physiological advantages of the practice of injection are undeniable, if one thinks of the tremendous waste of human time and energy occasioned by eating and the digestive process.
Helena, however, I ascertained that some pinnacles, of a nearly similar figure and constitution, had been formed by the injection of melted rock into yielding strata, which thus had formed the moulds for these gigantic obelisks.
Cannon found that pain, fear and rage occurred in circumstances which affected the supply of adrenin, and that an artificial injection of adrenin could, for example, produce all the symptoms of fear.
My wounds gave me but little pain, so wonderfully and rapidly had the applications and injections of the female exercised their therapeutic powers, and so deftly had she bound and plastered the injuries.
I suppose, Watson," said he, "that you imagine that I have added opium-smoking to cocaine injections, and all the other little weaknesses on which you have favoured me with your medical views.
This system for self optimization of the rubber injection molding process is said to offer the lowest possible cycle time, still keeping the defined level of quality.
Adler talks about the treatment in a peer reviewed article published in the February issue of the HSS Journal, in which he also differentiates among the surgical, blind injection, and (his preferred) ultrasound guided injection treatments available to Haglund's sufferers.
Though it burst on to the scene with promises of greatly increased fuel economy and stratified charge operation, gasoline direct injection has matured into a homogenous charge strategy with much lower NOx emissions and greater engine output than non-homogenous GDI engines.