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noun [U]    /ˌæn·əsˈθi·ʒə/
the condition of not feeling pain , esp . by use of special drugs : The procedure is performed under general anesthesia. anesthetize    /əˈnes·θəˌtɑɪz/ verb [T] The vet anesthetized my dog to take x-rays.
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