general anaesthetic Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “general anaesthetic” in the English Dictionary

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general anaestheticnoun [C or U]

mainly UK (US usually general anesthetic) uk   us  
a ​drug that is used to make you ​unconscious when you have an ​operation, so that you do not ​feel any ​pain
(Definition of general anaesthetic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “general anaesthetic”
in Arabic تَخدير كُلّي…
in Korean 전신 마취제…
in Portuguese anestesia geral…
in Catalan anestèsia general…
in Japanese (英)全身麻酔薬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 全身麻醉剂…
in Turkish genel anestezi…
in Russian общий наркоз…
in Chinese (Traditional) 全身麻醉劑…
in Italian anestesia generale…
in Polish narkoza, znieczulenie ogólne…
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