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am·puleor am·poule also am·pul (ăm′po͞ol, -pyo͞ol)
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.]
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ampoule(ˈæmpuːl; -pjuːl) or
(Medicine) med a small glass vessel in which liquids for injection are hermetically sealed
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|Noun||1.||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
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ampouleampule (US) [ˈæmpuːl] N → ampolla f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
ampoule[ˈæmpuːl] (British) ampule (US) n (= phial) → ampoule f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
ampoule, (US) ampule
n → Ampulle f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
ampouleampule (Am) [ˈæmpuːl] n (Med) → fiala
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. ámpula, ampolla, tubo de jeringuilla.
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