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Synonyms for injection
ɪnˈdʒɛk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. injection(noun)

    the forceful insertion of a substance under pressure

    shot, injectant

  2. injection, injectant(noun)

    any solution that is injected (as into the skin)

    shot, injectant

  3. injection, shot(noun)

    the act of putting a liquid into the body by means of a syringe

    "the nurse gave him a flu shot"

    stab, scene, injectant, dig, stroke, snapshot, pellet, gibe, guesswork, barb, crack, shooter, shooting, dead reckoning, guessing, blastoff, snap, guess, shot, shaft, slam, jibe

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. injection(n.)


  2. injection(n.)

    clyster, enema, lavement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. injection(n)

    immission, injecting, enema, clyster, lavement

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  1. Susan Hough:

    Several lines of evidence further suggest that most of the significant earthquakes in Oklahoma during the 20th century may also have been induced by oil production activities, deep injection of waste water, now recognized to potentially induce earthquakes, in fact began in the state in the 1930s.

  2. Lyndsay Meyer:

    The FDA previously exercised enforcement discretion regarding the importation of sodium thiopental used for lethal injection.

  3. Thomas Kerr:

    If you're someone who lives in a neighborhood with injection drug use and you don't like discarded syringes and seeing people shooting up on your street, then what you want in your facility is a supervised injecting site, it makes communities safer and makes drug users get the help they need.

  4. Daniel Carder:

    It could be something very small, it can simply be a change in the fuel injection strategy. What might be realized is a penalty in fuel economy in order to get these systems more active, to lower the emissions levels.

  5. Vanessa Melman Yakobson:

    Being blunt, at first I thought the Blo concept was ridiculous and wouldn’t work, but I took a look at the numbers and became intrigued. I saw the business model and systems and thought it could become massive with a little injection of capital.

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