narcosynthesis

[ nahr-koh-sin-thuh-sis ]
/ ˌnɑr koʊˈsɪn θə sɪs /

noun

a treatment for psychiatric disturbances that uses narcotics.

Nearby words

  1. narcomania,
  2. narcomaniac,
  3. narcomaniacal,
  4. narcose,
  5. narcosis,
  6. narcoterrorism,
  7. narcotherapy,
  8. narcotic,
  9. narcotic blockade,
  10. narcotic reversal

Origin of narcosynthesis

First recorded in 1940–45; narco- + synthesis

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Medicine definitions for narcosynthesis

narcosynthesis

[ när′kō-sĭnthĭ-sĭs ]

n.

narcoanalysis

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