Injection

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Injection Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure
  • the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe; "the nurse gave him a flu shot"
  • any solution that is injected (as into the skin)

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure ,
  • any solution that is injected (as into the skin) ,
  • the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe; "the nurse gave him a flu shot"

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Injection Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


An injection (often called a "shot") is putting liquid into the body, usually with a needle and a syringe. There are many different kinds of injections such as intradermal, subcutaneous, intramuscular, intravenous, intraosseous, and intraperitoneal.

Injections can be used to prevent illness or to give medicine. Injections that prevent illness put a dead or weakened version of the virus they want to prevent into the body. The body then 'remembers' the virus to make future encounters of the virus easier to manage.



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