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anesthesianoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌæn.əsˈθiː.zi.ə/ /-ʒə/
(Definition of anesthesia from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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anesthesianoun [U]

 us   /ˌæn·əsˈθi·ʒə/
the ​condition of not ​feelingpain, esp. by use of ​specialdrugs: The ​procedure is ​performed under ​general anesthesia.
anesthetize
verb [T]  us   /əˈnes·θəˌtɑɪz/
The ​vet anesthetized my ​dog to take x-rays.
(Definition of anesthesia from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “anesthesia”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指被施用药物后的)麻醉状态…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指被施用藥物後的)麻醉狀態…
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