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English definition of “syringe”


verb [T]     /sɪˈrɪndʒ/
to clean the inside of the ears by pushing water into them and then sucking it out of them using a syringeMedicine in different forms
(Definition of syringe verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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