Etherization
Etherization E`ther*i*za"tion . (Med.) (a) The administration of ether to produce insensibility. (b) The state of the system under the influence of ether. [1913 Webster]

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  • etherization — noun see etherize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • etherization — See etherize. * * * …   Universalium

  • etherization — noun anaesthetization using ether See Also: etherize …   Wiktionary

  • etherization — Administration of diethyl ether to produce anesthesia. * * * ether·iza·tion (e″thər ĭ zaґshən) the administration of ether by inhalation, and the consequent production of anesthesia …   Medical dictionary

  • etherization — n. act of anesthetizing with ether …   English contemporary dictionary

  • etherization — ether·iza·tion …   English syllables

  • etherization — ˌēthərə̇ˈzāshən, ˌrīˈz noun ( s) 1. : the administration of ether to produce anesthesia 2. : the exposure of a dormant plant to the fumes of an ether under controlled conditions in order to stimulate growth …   Useful english dictionary

  • etherize — etherization, n. etherizer, n. /ee theuh ruyz /, v.t., etherized, etherizing. 1. Med. to put under the influence of ether; anesthetize. 2. to render groggy or numb, as if by an anesthetic. Also, esp. Brit., etherise. [1740 50; ETHER + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Charles Thomas Jackson — Born 21 June 1805 …   Wikipedia

  • etherize — transitive verb ( ized; izing) Date: 1847 1. to treat or anesthetize with ether 2. to make numb as if by anesthetizing • etherization noun • etherizer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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