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American English: /səˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /sɪˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of sedation in Spanish:


  • to be under sedation
    estar bajo el efecto de los sedantes
    to put somebody under sedation
    sedar or administrarle un sedante a alguien
    Example sentences
    • The nurse or anesthesia care provider may administer preoperative sedation at this time, if needed, to decrease anxiety.
    • If the patient exhibits anxiety, medications for sedation also can be administered after the consent is signed.
    • They kept me in a medical coma under sedation, so I have no recollection of that time.
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