injectable

[in-jek-tuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
capable of being injected.
noun
2.
a pharmaceutical preparation that can be injected.

Origin:
1965–70; inject + -able

uninjectable, adjective
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inject (ɪnˈdʒɛkt)
 
vb
1.  med to introduce (a fluid) into (the body of a person or animal) by means of a syringe or similar instrument
2.  (foll by into) to introduce (a new aspect or element): to inject humour into a scene
3.  to interject (a comment, idea, etc)
4.  to place (a rocket, satellite, etc) in orbit
 
[C17: from Latin injicere to throw in, from jacere to throw]
 
in'jectable
 
adj

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injectable in·ject·a·ble (ĭn-jěk'tə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of being injected. Used of a drug. n.
A drug or medicine that can be injected.

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Example sentences
Injectable magnets could let doctors watch diseases at work.
The main side effects are nasal irritation from the spray form and nausea from the injectable form.
Older injectable ones protected less than half of those who were given them, and protection waned after a few months.
The injectable vaccine or flu shot is made from a killed influenza virus that is highly purified and broken into tiny pieces.
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