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intramuscular

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adjective in·tra·mus·cu·lar \-ˈməs-kyə-lər\

Definition of intramuscular

  1. :  situated in, occurring in, or administered by entering a muscle <an intramuscular injection>

in·tra·mus·cu·lar·ly adverb


Origin of intramuscular

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1874


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intramuscular

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adjective in·tra·mus·cu·lar \-ˈməs-kyə-lər\

Medical Definition of intramuscular

  1. :  situated within, occurring within, or administered by entering a muscle <intramuscular fat> <an intramuscular injection>

  2. in·tra·mus·cu·lar·ly adverb




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