intramuscular


in·tra·mus·cu·lar

adjective \-ˈməs-kyə-lər\

Definition of INTRAMUSCULAR

:  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

in·tra·mus·cu·lar

adjective \-ˈməs-kyə-lər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INTRAMUSCULAR

: situated within, occurring within, or administered by entering a muscle <intramuscular fat> <an intramuscular injection>
in·tra·mus·cu·lar·ly adverb

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: intranasal
Previous Word in the Dictionary: intramural
All Words Near: intramuscular

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up intramuscular? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More