curarization
noun see curarize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • curarization — (Amer.) n. process of drugging with curare (poisonous substance derived from a tropical plant), treating with curare (also curarisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • curarization — See curarize. * * * …   Universalium

  • curarization — Induction of muscular relaxation or paralysis by the administration of curare or related compounds that have the ability to block nerve impulse transmission at the myoneural junction …   Medical dictionary

  • curarization — cu·ra·ri·za·tion …   English syllables

  • curarization — k(y)üˌrärə̇ˈzāshən noun ( s) : administration of curare or one of its derivatives to induce relaxation of voluntary muscles (as in spastic disorders) or as an adjunct to certain anesthetics; also : the state resulting from such treatment …   Useful english dictionary

  • curarize — curarization, n. /kyoo rahr uyz, koo , kyoor euh ruyz , koor /, v.t., curarized, curarizing. to administer curare to, as in vivisection. Also, esp. Brit., curarise. [1870 75; CURAR(E) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • curarizations — curarization (Amer.) n. process of drugging with curare (poisonous substance derived from a tropical plant), treating with curare (also curarisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • curarize — transitive verb ( rized; rizing) Date: 1875 to treat with curare • curarization noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Carlos Chagas Filho — (September 19, 1910 – February 16, 2000, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) was a Brazilian physician, biologist and scientist active in the field of neuroscience. He was internationally renowned for his investigations on the neural mechanisms underlying… …   Wikipedia

  • PORC — may refer to:* Porcelain * Porcupine, see also Porcupine (disambiguation) * Postoperative Residual Curarization, see Neuromuscular blocking drugsSee also Pork (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

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