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syringe

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Hospital, Drugs, medicines
syringesy‧ringe1 /səˈrɪndʒ/ noun [countable]  needle_syringe.jpg MHMDan instrument for taking blood from someone’s body or putting liquid, drugs etc into it, consisting of a hollow plastic tube and a needle syn hypodermic
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syringeBThe closet is empty, save for a syringe and spoon stored on a tiny ledge.They also operate a syringe exchange.He says it's vital that drug users have access to supplies of clean syringes.He creeps into the caves himself, armed only with a torch and a sedative-containing syringe on a pole.She broke open the capsule, which had no brand name on it, and filled the syringe.It is essential that patients ensure there are no leaks of insulin where the infusion set is connected to the syringe.This is why people should never share their syringes.
Related topics: Hospital
syringesyringe2 verb [transitive]  MHto clean something with a syringe, for example your ears
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syringe
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysyringe
he, she, itsyringes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysyringed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave syringed
he, she, ithas syringed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad syringed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill syringe
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have syringed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam syringing
he, she, itis syringing
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you, we, theyare syringing
Past
I, he, she, itwas syringing
you, we, theywere syringing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been syringing
he, she, ithas been syringing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been syringing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be syringing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been syringing
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