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microinjection

[mahy-kroh-in-jek-shuh n] /ˌmaɪ kroʊ ɪnˈdʒɛk ʃən/
noun, Biology
1.
injection performed under a microscope, especially of a solution or gene transplant into a cell or cell part.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; micro- + injection
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microinjection in Medicine

microinjection mi·cro·in·jec·tion (mī'krō-ĭn-jěk'shən)
n.
Injection of minute amounts of a substance into a microscopic structure, such as a single cell.

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