Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “anaesthetic”

See all translations

anaesthetic

noun /anəsˈθetik/
(medical ) a substance, used in surgery etc, that causes lack of feeling in a part of the body or unconsciousness:
anestésico
The procedure has to be carried out under anaesthetic.
anaesthesia /-ˈθiːziə/ noun (medical) loss of consciousness or of feeling caused by an anaesthetic
anestesia
There are numerous drugs that can induce a state of anaesthesia.
anaesthetist /əˈniːsθitist, ˌænisθiːtist/ noun (medical) the doctor responsible for giving an anaesthetic to the patient during a surgical operation
anestesista
The anaesthetist administered a muscle relaxant.
anaesthetize /əˈniːsθiˌtaiz/ verb (medical ) to make (someone) unable to feel pain etc (by giving an anaesthetic to)
anestesiar
The patient was anaesthetized.
Translations of “anaesthetic”
in Korean 마취약…
in Arabic مُخَدِّر…
in French anesthésique…
in Italian anestetico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 麻醉劑…
in Russian анестезирующее средство…
in Turkish anestezi, ilaçla uyuşturma…
in Polish narkoza, znieczulenie…
in Portuguese anestésico…
in German das Betäubungsmittel…
in Catalan anestèsia…
in Japanese (英)麻酔薬, 麻酔剤…
in Chinese (Simplified) 麻醉剂…
(Definition of anaesthetic from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “anaesthetic” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

comma

the symbol , used in writing to separate parts of a sentence showing a slight pause, or to separate the single things in a list

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More