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injection US English

An instance of injecting or being injected

injection US Thesaurus

every time I go to the doctor's, I seem to be due for another injection

gas injection US English

The injection of gas into something or someone; an instance of this.

fuel injection US English

The direct introduction of fuel under pressure into the combustion units of an internal combustion engine

water injection US English

(In the oil industry) the forcing of water into a reservoir formation, in particular as a technique of secondary recovery

airless injection US English

Injection of fuel into the cylinder of a diesel engine by means of a fuel pump rather than by compressed air; frequently attributive.

capital injection US English

The investment of capital into a company, especially one which is starting up or experiencing financial problems; an instance of this.

direct injection US English

(In diesel engines) the use of a pump to spray fuel into the cylinder at high pressure, without the use of compressed air

injection molding US English

The shaping of rubber or plastic articles by injecting heated material into a mold

lethal injection US English

An injection administered for the purposes of euthanasia or as a means of capital punishment

morphia injection US English

= morphine injection.

morphine injection US English

The action or process of injecting morphine; an instance of this.

petrol injection US English

Fuel injection, where the fuel is petrol.

gasoline direct injection US English

A method of fuel injection designed to increase fuel efficiency in motor vehicles, in which petrol is injected directly into the engine's combustion chambers without the use of a carburettor; abbreviated GDI.