Difference between Injection and Shot

What is the difference between Injection and Shot?

Injection as a noun is the act of injecting, or something that is injected. while Shot as a noun is the result of launching a projectile or bullet.


Part of speech: noun

Definition: The act of injecting, or something that is injected. Something injected subcutaneously, intravenously, or intramuscularly by use of a syringe and a needle. A function that maps distinct x in the domain to distinct y in the codomain; formally, a f: X → Y such that f(a) = f(b) implies a = b for any a, b in the domain. A relation on sets (X,Y) that associates each element of Y with at most one element of X.


Part of speech: adjective

Definition: Worn out.(Of material, especially silk) Woven from warp and weft strands of different colours, resulting in an iridescent appearance.tired, weary

Part of speech: verb

Definition: To launch a projectile.

Part of speech: interjection

Definition: Thank you.

Part of speech: noun

Definition: The result of launching a projectile or bullet.The act of launching a ball or similar object toward a goal.The heavy iron ball used for the shot put.Small metal balls used as ammunition.An armor-piercing solid metal projectile having no bursting charge, that was in use mainly during World War II, more specifically called AP or armor-piercing shot.An opportunity or attempt.A remark or comment, especially one which is critical or insulting.A punch or other physical blow.A measure of alcohol, usually spirits, as taken either from a shot-glass or directly from the bottle, equivalent to about 44 milliliters; 1.5 ounces. ("pony shot"= 30 milliliters; 1 fluid ounce)A spoon of coffee.A single serving of espresso.A single unbroken sequence of photographic film exposures, or the digital equivalent; an unedited sequence of frames.A charge to paid, a scot or shout.

Example sentence: I'm not a hunter, but I've been around guns all my life. I'm a great shot.

We hope you now know whether to use Injection or Shot in your sentence.

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