Anesthetic

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Definition

(I am going to give you) an anesthetic (US), an anaesthetic (UK): (I will give you) a substance that stops you feeling pain (during an operation)
noun

Examples

  • "We will be using a local anesthetic to numb your gums, so please let us know if you are allergic to any medication."
  • "Kevin : Anesthetic."
  • "Doctor, you'll be using anesthetic, won't you?"

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