intravenous
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ɪntɹəˈviːnəs/
Adjective

intravenous (not comparable)

  1. Inside the veins.
Related terms Translations
  • French: intraveineux, endoveineux
  • German: intravenös
  • Italian: intravenoso, endovenoso
  • Portuguese: intravenoso, endovenoso
  • Russian: внутриве́нный
  • Spanish: intravenoso, endovenoso
Noun

intravenous (uncountable) (abbreviated as IV)

  1. (medicine) A dose of medicine administered from a drip, down through a hollow needle inserted into a patient's vein.
    Get his morphine intravenous started stat!
Synonyms
  • drip
  • intravenous therapy
Translations
  • Portuguese: intravenosa
  • Spanish: suero



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