English translation: liquid drops

07:38 Dec 11, 2010
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Law/Patents - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / chemical composition
English term or phrase: instillates
Solutions of crystalloids, such as saline, are known as crystalloids, crystalloid solutions or crystalloid instillates.
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English translation:liquid drops
A liquid that is instilled drop by drop

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liquid drops

A liquid that is instilled drop by drop

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English Collins Dictionary

to introduce gradually; implant or infuse
2 Rare to pour in or inject in drops
(C16: from Latin instillare to pour in a drop at a time, from stillare to drip)
♦ instiller n
♦ instilment (U.S)
♦ instillment, instillation n

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