intravenous drip


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in·tra·ve·nous drip

the slow but continuous introduction of solutions intravenously, a drop at a time.
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in·tra·ve·nous drip

(in'tră-vē'nŭs drip)
The slow but continuous introduction of solutions intravenously, one drop at a time.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

intravenous drip

Slow injection of a solution into a vein a drop at a time.
See also: drip
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in·tra·ve·nous drip

(in'tră-vē'nŭs drip)
Slow but continuous introduction of solutions intravenously, a drop at a time.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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