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.
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Phenol or a tetracaine-based solution can be used to anesthetize the tympanic membrane, after which the vent tube can be inserted directly over the round window niche.
He needed to anesthetize them to transfer them from a petri dish to a vial to bring them back home, where he conducted his research.