anesthetically
adverb see anesthetic I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • anesthetically — See anesthetic. * * * …   Universalium

  • anesthetically — adverb a) In an anesthetic manner b) Regarding anesthetics …   Wiktionary

  • anesthetically — adv. via anesthesia, through anesthetics …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anesthetically — anes·thet·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • anesthetically — adverb see anesthetic I …   Useful english dictionary

  • anesthetic — anesthetically, adv. /an euhs thet ik/, n. 1. a substance that produces anesthesia, as halothane, procaine, or ether. adj. 2. pertaining to or causing physical insensibility: an anesthetic gas. 3. physically insensitive: Halothane is used to… …   Universalium

  • anesthetic — I. adjective Date: 1846 1. of, relating to, or capable of producing anesthesia 2. lacking awareness or sensitivity < unmoved and quite anesthetic to his presence S. J. Perelman > • anesthetically adverb II. noun Date: 1848 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anaerobiosis — Existence in an oxygen free atmosphere. [G. an priv. + aer, air, + biosis, way of living] * * * an·aero·bi·o·sis .an ə rō (.)bī ō səs, bē ; .an .a( ə)r ō , .e( ə)r n, pl o·ses .sēz life in the absence of air or free oxygen Each boldface word in… …   Medical dictionary

  • butane — C4H10; a gaseous hydrocarbon present in natural gas; two isomers are known, both of which are anesthetically active: n b. is CH3(CH2)2CH3 and isobutane is CH3CH(CH3)CH3 (or 2 methylpropane). * * * bu·tane byü .tān n either of two isomeric… …   Medical dictionary

  • anesthetic — ☆ anesthetic [an΄es thet′ik, an΄isthet′ik ] adj. [< Gr anaisthētos + IC] 1. relating to, with, or characterized by anesthesia 2. producing anesthesia n. a drug, gas, etc. used to produce anesthesia, as before surgery anesthetic to incapable of …   English World dictionary

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