Origin of sedation
OTHER WORDS FROM sedationo·ver·se·da·tion, noun
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How to use sedation in a sentence
Vaccine clinics turned my brother away because he would require sedation or a physical hold to tolerate a needle being stuck in his arm.My Brother Is Still Unvaccinated Because Our Medical System Is Ableist|Amanda Calhoun|November 8, 2021|Time
Still worse, he writes, is the role sedation plays in decisions surrounding life support.
When it comes to ordering heavy sedation, Ely writes, he is as guilty as any of his peers.
I’d like to believe she read it and that she went into sedation knowing what she meant to me.I Didn't Want to Push My Aunt to Get the Vaccine. Now I Live With Regrets|Ross Dellenger|September 12, 2021|Time
In healthy people, we found that VTA function was restored after withdrawal of sedation.New Research Shows How Dopamine Plays a Key Role in Consciousness|Barbara Jacquelyn Sahakian|August 12, 2021|Singularity Hub
Palliative sedation would have relieved her pain, it is true.U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After being shot in the head, Rep. Giffords is under sedation and responding to simple commands.Gabrielle Giffords' Prognosis Hopeful After Shooting|Casey Schwartz|January 9, 2011|DAILY BEAST
There are benzodiazapine receptors in the brain, but those are the kinds that are sought out for sedation, not sexual excitement.
The doctor had continually attempted to get her to take some form of sedation.Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
The edge of his jaw is ringed with a black, tarry substance that grows more viscous the longer Rip is under sedation.The Land of Look Behind|Paul Cameron Brown
Kelly reached into a coverall pocket and produced another sedation hypo.Code Three|Rick Raphael
Later we can call a doctor over from the hospital to put them under sedation before they're taken out.Lion Loose|James H. Schmitz
Workers for the lunar mines could make the trip under heavy sedation.Scrimshaw|William Fitzgerald Jenkins