1. Capable of being injected into anything. 2. Capable of receiving an injection.

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in·ject·able -'jek-tə-bəl adj capable of being injected <\injectable medications>
injectable n an injectable substance (as a drug)

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in·ject·a·ble (in-jekґtə-bəl) 1. capable of being injected. 2. a substance that may be injected.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • injectable — [ ɛ̃ʒɛktabl ] adj. • 1925; de injecter ♦ Qui doit être injecté, administré par injection. Produit, solution injectable. Ampoule injectable, dont le contenu doit être injecté dans le sang avec une seringue (opposé à buvable). ● injectable adjectif …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • injectable — adj. 1. capable of being conveniently injected; used of drug preparations, such as sterile lyophilize medicine in a serum capped vial. Opposite of {uninjectable}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] 2. Requiring injection for administration; of drugs, especially… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • injectable — inject ► VERB 1) introduce into the body with a syringe. 2) administer a drug or medicine to (a person or animal) with a syringe. 3) introduce or feed under pressure into another substance. 4) introduce (a new or different element). DERIVATIVES… …   English terms dictionary

  • injectable — adjective or noun see inject …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • injectable — /in jek teuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being injected. n. 2. a pharmaceutical preparation that can be injected. [1965 70; INJECT + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • injectable — 1. adjective Capable of being (or designed to be) injected 2. noun A drug which is designed to be injected …   Wiktionary

  • injectable — in|jec|ta|ble Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • injectable — adj. may be injected …   English contemporary dictionary

  • injectable — in·ject·able …   English syllables

  • injectable — /ɪnˈdʒɛktəbəl/ (say in j8ktuhbuhl) adjective (of a drug) able to be administered by injection. Compare smokable …   Australian English dictionary

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