[ uh-nes-thi-tahyz or, esp. British, uh-nees- ]
/ əˈnɛs θɪˌtaɪz or, esp. British, əˈnis- /
verb (used with object), an·aes·the·tized, an·aes·the·tiz·ing.
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Also especially British, an·aes·the·tise.
OTHER WORDS FROM anaesthetizean·aes·the·ti·za·tion, noun
Words nearby anaesthetize
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British Dictionary definitions for anaesthetise
anaesthetise or US anesthetize
/ (əˈniːsθəˌtaɪz) /
(tr) to render insensible to pain by administering an anaesthetic
Derived forms of anaesthetizeanaesthetization, anaesthetisation or US anesthetization, noun
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