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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make unconscious by means of drugs.

Usage examples (37)
  • She used to be a size 6 or 8 and now she's a size 2, no longer using food to "anesthetize" herself.
  • Sending cold to anesthetize me during the operation?
  • They had to anesthetize the leech and then tweeze it out.
  • They didn't want to anesthetize a cat breathing like that. for more
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