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Meaning of SYRINGE

Pronunciation:  su'rinj

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a medical instrument used to inject or withdraw fluids
  2. [v]  irrigate or spray with or as if with a syringe; "plants"
  3. [v]  spray or irrigate with a syringe, as part of the body
 

SYRINGE is a 7 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: bulb, douche, douche bag, hypo, hypodermic, hypodermic syringe, irrigate, medical instrument, spray, water

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Syr"inge\, n. [F. seringue (cf. Pr. siringua, Sp.
    jeringa, It. sciringa, scilinga), fg. Gr. ?, ?, a pipe or
    tube; cf. Skr. svar to sound, and E. swarum. Cf. {Syringa}.]
    A kind of small hand-pump for throwing a stream of liquid, or
    for purposes of aspiration. It consists of a small
    cylindrical barrel and piston, or a bulb of soft elastic
    material, with or without valves, and with a nozzle which is
    sometimes at the end of a flexible tube; -- used for
    injecting animal bodies, cleansing wounds, etc.
    
    {Garden syringe}. See {Garden}.
    
    
  2. \Syr"inge\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Syringed}; p. pr. & vb.
    n. {Syringing}.]
    1. To inject by means of a syringe; as, to syringe warm water
       into a vein.
    
    2. To wash and clean by injection from a syringe.
    
    
 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: An instrument for injecting or withdrawing liquids.
 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing a syringe in your dream means that you need to inject more enthusiasm, fun, or determination into your life. Consider also the contents of the syringe and how it would effect you. From a Freudian perspective, the needle and its contents represents the penis and intercourse.
 

 

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