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hub

(hŭb)
The expanded portion of a hollow needle that serves as a handle for manipulation and as a site of attachment for a syringe, infusion tube, or some other appliance.

hub

(hŭb)
A central structure into which other structures are anchored, attached, or stabilized.

hub

(hŭb)
The expanded portion of a hollow needle that serves as a handle for manipulation and as a site of attachment for a syringe, infusion tube, or some other appliance.

hub,

n that part of a needle that connects to a syringe barrel. Usually made of plastic or metal.
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The Global Hub and Spoke structure was developed because the more limited "master/feeder" legal framework selected for the U.
National Healthcare Logistics will manage the purchasing and distribution for a number of hospital groups from a Central Service Centre, upon which Hub and Spoke Systems is based.