Part of speech: noun

The act of injecting, or that which is injected.

Part of speech: noun


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Usage examples "injection":

  1. The advantages of surface condensation are, first, that the feed water is obtained at a higher temperature than if injection water was fed to the boiler. - "Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II", Joshua Rose.
  2. One injection of serum protects; a second secures the subject against attacks. - "London to Ladysmith via Pretoria", Winston Spencer Churchill.
  3. This fact requires to be borne in mind, for, in order to introduce a bougie, or to allow a large injection to pass with freedom into the bowel, the bladder should be first evacuated. - "Surgical Anatomy", Joseph Maclise.