anaesthetise

anaesthetise
chiefly British variant of anesthetize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • anaesthetise — (Brit.) v. administer anesthetics, make unconscious, render insensible, reduce sensitivity to pain (also anaesthetize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anaesthetise — verb To render unfeeling or unconscious through the use of narcotic substances, usually either alcohol or pharmaceutical drugs. The retching may be overcome by painting or spraying the pharynx with a 2 or 4 per cent solution of cocain, or, as… …   Wiktionary

  • anaesthetise — UK [əˈniːsθətaɪz] / US [əˈnesθəˌtaɪz] anaesthetize …   English dictionary

  • anaesthetise — /əˈnisθətaɪz / (say uh neesthuhtuyz) verb (t) (anaesthetised, anaesthetising) to render physically insensible, as by an anaesthetic. Also, anaesthetize, anesthetise, anesthetize. –anaesthetisation /əˌnisθətaɪˈzeɪʃən/ (say uh.neesthuhtuy zayshuhn) …   Australian English dictionary

  • anaesthetise — verb administer an anesthetic drug to The patient must be anesthetized before the operation anesthetize the gum before extracting the teeth • Syn: ↑anesthetize, ↑anaesthetize, ↑anesthetise, ↑put under, ↑put out …   Useful english dictionary

  • anaesthetised — anaesthetise (Brit.) v. administer anesthetics, make unconscious, render insensible, reduce sensitivity to pain (also anaesthetize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anaesthetises — anaesthetise (Brit.) v. administer anesthetics, make unconscious, render insensible, reduce sensitivity to pain (also anaesthetize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anaesthetising — anaesthetise (Brit.) v. administer anesthetics, make unconscious, render insensible, reduce sensitivity to pain (also anaesthetize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anesthetise — verb administer an anesthetic drug to The patient must be anesthetized before the operation anesthetize the gum before extracting the teeth • Syn: ↑anesthetize, ↑anaesthetize, ↑anaesthetise, ↑put under, ↑put out …   Useful english dictionary

  • anesthetize — verb administer an anesthetic drug to The patient must be anesthetized before the operation anesthetize the gum before extracting the teeth • Syn: ↑anaesthetize, ↑anesthetise, ↑anaesthetise, ↑put under, ↑put out …   Useful english dictionary

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