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cocainize Syllabification: co·cain·ize
Pronunciation: /kōˈkānīz/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of cocainize in English:


[with object]
Treat or anesthetize with cocaine.
Example sentences
  • The mucous membrane around and under the middle turbinate is thoroughly cocainized with a 2 to 4 per cent solution.

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