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Spanish translation of “anaesthetic”


noun /anəsˈθetik/
a substance, used in surgery etc, that causes lack of feeling in a part of the body or unconsciousness. anaesthesia /-ˈθiːziə, (American) -ʒə/ noun loss of consciousness or of feeling caused by an anaesthetic. anaesthetist /əˈniːsθətist, (American) əˈnes-/ noun the doctor responsible for giving an anaesthetic to the patient during a surgical operation. anaesthetize /əˈniːsθətaiz, (American) əˈnes-/ verb ( anaesthetise) to make (someone) unable to feel pain etc (by giving an anaesthetic to).
(Definition of anaesthetic from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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