syrette

noun
sy·​rette | \ sə-ˈret How to pronounce syrette (audio) \

Definition of syrette

: a small collapsible tube fitted with a hypodermic needle for injecting a single dose of a medicinal agent (such as morphine)

First Known Use of syrette

1941, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for syrette

from Syrette, a trademark

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“Syrette.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/syrette. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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syrette

noun, often capitalized
sy·​rette | \ sə-ˈret \

Medical Definition of syrette

: a small collapsible tube fitted with a hypodermic needle for injecting a single dose of a medicinal agent

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