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Definition of cannula noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

cannula

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈkænyələ//
 
(pl. cannulae
NAmE//ˈkænyəli//
 
or cannulas)
(medical)
 
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a thin tube that is put into a vein or other part of the body, for example to give someone medicine
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: cannula