hypodermic needle


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hypodermic needle

[¦hī·pə¦dər·mik ′nēd·əl]
(medicine)
A hollow needle, with a slanted open point, used for subcutaneous and intramuscular injections of fluid.
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DISTURBING The hypodermic needle found by Allan England, inset
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About Hypodermic Needles A hypodermic needle is a hollow needle commonly used with a syringe to inject substances into the body or or to extract fluids from it.
He is accused of assaulting the manager and threatening to stab the manager and another employee with a hypodermic needle while they were trying to restrain him.