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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Loss of bodily sensation with or without loss of consciousness.

Usage examples (34)
  • Poetry serves as a sort ‎ of "anaesthesia", keeping the body alive.
  • Try to imagine that fear, the fear of being wounded before the word "anaesthesia" was coined.
  • Yet the vivisector would have us believe that in all cases of his "anaesthesia" the dog is unconscious.
  • "anaesthesia" arises from ignorance of its innumerable degrees. for more
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