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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of causing unconsciousness with drugs.

Usage examples (8)
  • Verb (used with object) : He had used liquor to narcotize his anxieties
  • Verb (used without object) : a remedy that does not heal but merely narcotizes
  • In our experiments no increase in the H-ion concentration was produced by morphin or by scopolamin, no matter how deep the narcotization.
  • Deep narcotization with morphin and scopolamin is induced slowly; the respiratory and pulse-rate are progressively lessened -- and there is no acidity. for more
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