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anesthetic

Pronunciation: /ˌænəsˈθetɪk; ˌænɪsˈθetɪk/
, (British English/inglés británico) anaesthetic

Translation of anesthetic in Spanish:

noun/nombre

c and u
  • anestésico (masculine) to be under anesthetic estar* bajo los efectos de la anestesia
    Example sentences
    • Supplements that have the potential to cause major complications in perioperative patients are those that prolong bleeding and those that increase sedative effects of anesthetics and analgesics.
    • We're getting very close to medical anaesthetics like halothane, though.
    • There was little difference in maternal safety between inhalational anaesthetics used for general anaesthesia.

adjective/adjetivo

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