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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A condition or substance that results in the lack of feeling.

Usage examples (38)
  • Carla insisted on having anesthesia before the dentist began to drill.
  • The word "anesthesia" comes from a Greek word meaning absence or loss of sensation.
  • The condition, which some call anesthesia awareness, is rare.
  • He must still be drunk on the anesthesia from the “Hair-lip” surgery .. for more
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