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hypodermic needle

noun

Definition of HYPODERMIC NEEDLE

1
:  needle 1c(1)
2
:  a hypodermic syringe complete with needle

Examples of HYPODERMIC NEEDLE

  1. <doesn't mind getting shots as long as he doesn't catch sight of the hypodermic needle>

First Known Use of HYPODERMIC NEEDLE

circa 1909

Related to HYPODERMIC NEEDLE

hypodermic needle

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYPODERMIC NEEDLE

1
:  needle 2
2
:  a hypodermic syringe complete with needle

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