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another name for mock orange and lilac (sense 1)


1. Med an instrument, such as a hypodermic syringe or a rubber ball with a slender nozzle, for use in withdrawing or injecting fluids, cleaning wounds, etc.
2. any similar device for injecting, spraying, or extracting liquids by means of pressure or suction

What does it mean when you dream about a syringe?

A syringe is a fairly obvious symbol of male sexuality. A dream about being injected with a syringe can reflect concerns about one’s health, or it can be a more general anxiety dream if we have a particular dislike of shots and of having our blood drawn. It could also represent a feeling that we are being influenced by someone else. (See also Needle, Vaccination).


An apparatus commonly made of glass or plastic, fitted snugly onto a hollow needle, used to aspirate or inject fluids for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes. Also known as hypodermic syringe.
A large glass barrel with a fitted rubber bulb at one end and a nozzle at the other, used primarily for irrigation purposes.
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Minster has also sought the detail record of the purchase of syringes from the administration of the hospital and issued direction to buy best quality syringes .
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The global disposable syringes market report provides market size estimates (Revenue USD million - 2013 to 2020) for key market segments based on the syringe type (safety syringes - automatic and manual retractable, non-retractable syringes; and conventional syringes either with or without needles), and forecasts growth trends (CAGR% - 2016 to 2020).
The trainer declined to comment on the matter yesterday, but Turf Club chief executive Denis Egan confirmed the syringe in question was being tested.
Andreas Schutte, board member of Gerresheimer and head of the company's Plastics & Devices Division, said, "When we developed Gx G-Fix, we pooled our comprehensive intelligence in the area of prefilled glass syringes and polymer-based drug delivery devices and created an interface that works without complex two-component injection molded parts or sophisticated assembly processes.
The new Hamilton AcidLine Syringes are available in long and short-stroke versions for volumes ranging from 10ml to 125 micro litres and are compatible with the Hamilton PSD/4 as well as the majority of the syringe drives available on the market.
One syringe has been approved by laboratory while the second syringe being used is extremely sub standard.
PAS/Legis-B-25/2010) "The Sindh Regulation and Control of Disposable Syringe Bill, 2010 having been passed by the Provincial Assembly of Sindh on 12th January, 2011 and assented by the Governor of Sindh on 17thFebruary, 2011 is hereby published as an Act of the Legislature of Sindh.
At the present stage of medicine and healthcare development, application of disposable syringes with improved design--innovative syringes of the third generation (self-destructing syringes)--can provide avoidance of syringe reuse and safe resolution of negative implications related to use of traditional syringes.
In recent decades, hundreds of people have contracted HIV because of syringe reuse in some nations that formerly were part of the Soviet Union, in Romania, in Libya, and elsewhere.