anesthetize


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a·nes·the·tize

(ă-nes'thĕ-tīz),
To produce loss of sensation.

anesthetize

also

anaesthetize

(ə-nĕs′thĭ-tīz′)
tr.v. anesthe·tized, anesthe·tizing, anesthe·tizes
To induce anesthesia in.

a·nes′the·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.

anesthetize

to induce a lack of feeling or sensation. See anesthesia.

a·nes·the·tize

(ă-nes'thĕ-tīz)
To produce loss of sensation.

a·nes·the·tize

(ă-nes'thĕ-tīz)
To produce loss of sensation.
Synonym(s): anaesthetize.

anesthetize (ənes´thətīz),

v to place under anesthesia.
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Ironically, while there is quite a bit of medical debate about whether the fetuses the pro-lifers want to anesthetize really feel the pain ascribed to them, there is no debate about the pain felt by newborns in many routine hospital births, Cooper points out.
There, doctors will anesthetize Fingers (make him unconscious) and place him on an operating table.
Milestone's STA system is designed to allow dentists to immediately administer the periodontal ligament injection, to anesthetize a single tooth, without first administering a mandibular block that anesthetizes an entire quadrant of the jaw.
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We can and have scanned young children, without having to anesthetize them, many claustrophobic and elderly patients, as well as large and overweight patients.
Tubing extension: Available in a 6" extension with a built-in stylet, allowing drug delivery in difficult-to-reach places and deep into the hypopharynx to anesthetize on top of the vocal folds.