[ klōzd ]
Inhalation anesthesia in which there is complete rebreathing of all exhaled gases, except for carbon dioxide, which is removed by the anesthetic apparatus.
10 French Loanwords We Love To Say In EnglishSavoir-faire is the knowledge of what to do in any situation, or tact. The term entered English from French in the early 1800s.
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