Definition of 'anaesthetic'
Example sentences containing 'anaesthetic'
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The mother of two did not come round from the general anaesthetic. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He performs the surgery under general anaesthetic. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The few remaining field hospitals are reportedly carrying out operations without anaesthetic. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No anaesthetic is used and the knife is obviously blunt. The Bullet Catchers (1989)This requires general anaesthetic and a couple of nights in hospital. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The volume remaining in a bottle of brandy was part of the anaesthetic room controlled drugs check. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But you need a general anaesthetic to get through the serious stuff. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The singer had already been given a surgical anaesthetic but woke up when its effects wore off. The Sun (2009)Surgery to correct the upper eyelids can be performed under a general or local anaesthetic. The A-Z of Beauty Treatment (1994)But too often he looks like he has just been given anaesthetic. The Sun (2011)She needed to have it pinned under general anaesthetic. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But it must be given under general anaesthetic. The Sun (2007)The only way to get rid of them is a small operation under local anaesthetic to shell the cyst out. The Sun (2015)The treatment is not painful as an anaesthetic cream is used on the area and it usually leaves only minimal scarring. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Advances in local anaesthetic drugs mean it's becoming increasingly common. The Sun (2012)Cons You need a local anaesthetic to have it put in. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Otherwise, about as much fun as having an unnecessary operation with no anaesthetic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It's actually quite an invasive operation that uses a local anaesthetic. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But you won't need a general anaesthetic or to stay in hospital overnight. The Sun (2015)He has pleaded not guilty to causing the singer's death by supplying him with an anaesthetic drug. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is usually performed as a day operation under local anaesthetic and normally takes 30 minutes or less. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A source close to the investigation said the test would detect traces of anaesthetic gas if there were any. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The process takes about four hours and does not require anaesthetic or an overnight stay in hospital, but needs one to two days off work. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It doesn't require a general anaesthetic, and there are no stitches. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A jury heard that, if given at all, the powerful anaesthetic should have been injected into the space in the spinal cord. The Sun (2008)
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Translations for 'anaesthetic'
British English: anaesthetic /ˌænɪsˈθɛtɪk/ NOUN
Anaesthetic is a substance used to stop you feeling pain during an operation.
...while they are under the anaesthetic.
- American English: anesthetic
- Arabic: مُخَدِّر
- Brazilian Portuguese: anestesia
- Chinese: 麻醉剂
- Croatian: anestetik
- Czech: anestetikum
- Danish: bedøvelse
- Dutch: verdovingsmiddel
- European Spanish: anestésico
- Finnish: nukutusaine
- French: anesthésie
- German: Narkose
- Greek: αναισθητικό
- Italian: anestetico
- Japanese: 麻酔薬
- Korean: 마취제
- Norwegian: bedøvelsesmiddel
- Polish: środek znieczulający
- European Portuguese: anestésico
- Romanian: anestezic
- Russian: обезболивающее средство
- Spanish: anestésico
- Swedish: bedövningsmedel
- Thai: ยาชา
- Turkish: uyuşturucu
- Ukrainian: анестезуючий засіб
- Vietnamese: thuốc gây mê
Definition of anaesthetic from the Collins English Dictionary
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