hypodermic syringe


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hypodermic syringe

n.
A piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injections.
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hypodermic syringe

n
(Medicine) med a type of syringe consisting of a hollow cylinder, usually of glass or plastic, a tightly fitting piston, and a hollow needle (hypodermic needle), used for withdrawing blood samples, injecting medicine, etc
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hypoder′mic syringe′


n.
a small piston syringe having a detachable hollow needle (hypoder′mic nee`dle) for use in injecting solutions subcutaneously.
[1890–95]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hypodermic syringe - a piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injectionshypodermic syringe - a piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injections
autoinjector - a hypodermic syringe to use in injecting yourself with a liquid; "United States troops now carry atropine and autoinjectors in their first-aid kits to use in case of organophosphate nerve agent poisoning"
hypodermic needle - a hollow needle
syringe - a medical instrument used to inject or withdraw fluids
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Translations

hypodermic syringe

n(Injektions)spritze f
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Sherlock Holmes took his bottle from the corner of the mantel- piece and his hypodermic syringe from its neat morocco case.
I was horrified by my first glimpse of Holmes next morning, for he sat by the fire holding his tiny hypodermic syringe. I associated that instrument with the single weakness of his nature, and I feared the worst when I saw it glittering in his hand.
Olsen, 27, Tamaroa, was charged with disobeying a signal indicating approach of a train, driving while license suspended, operating an uninsured motor vehicle and possession of a hypodermic syringe.
A 35-year-old man who threw a used hypodermic syringe at a police officer following an early-morning incident at a Dumfries housing estate has been jailed for 25 months.
He was the length of a hypodermic syringe, his skin was translucent and doctors told Hanna and partner Daniel Bownes, 27, he would die.
Dave Firth took this picture of a discarded hypodermic syringe among other litter on a Wirral beach
The 30-year-old's not guilty plea to a charge of culpably and recklessly failing to disclose to two police officers on Bridgehaugh Road that he had been in possession of an unguarded hypodermic syringe with needle, exposing them to the risk of injury and infection, was accepted by the Crown.
PMP provides contract manufacturing of medical devices for a variety of drug delivery applications, insulin delivery system components, auto injector syringes, radiopharmaceutical devices, pre-filled hypodermic syringe systems.
"He (Leonard) pulled out a hypodermic syringe, removed the orange cap from the needle and said: 'Stand back or I will stab you'." Leonard then dropped the bottles on the floor before escaping.
2 of Lying Figure with Hypodermic Syringe, which is one of the few examples of female nudes in Bacon's art, controversially depicts his companion Henrietta Moraes in the grip of a drug trip and set a new auction world record for a work by the British artist when it was sold for $15m (PS7.9m) at Sotheby's in New York in 2006.
Additionally, a used hypodermic syringe with liquid residue was in the subject's left pants pocket.
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