anaesthetise

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v anaesthetise administer an anesthetic drug to "The patient must be anesthetized before the operation","anesthetize the gum before extracting the teeth"
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Usage

In literature:

It was like diluting a nasty draught, or soothing pain by partly anaesthetising it.
"Married Life" by May Edginton
To differentiate by manipulation between muscular fixation and ankylosis, it may be necessary to anaesthetise the patient.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Secure the animal to the operation table and anaesthetise.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
The patient is anaesthetised, and all adhesions broken down by free yet gentle movement of the limb.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
But he was evidently unconscious, doubtless in an anaesthetised sleep.
"First Person Paramount" by Ambrose Pratt
The second restriction is that the animal thus chloroformed or anaesthetised should never be permitted to awaken.
"The Pros and Cons of Vivisection" by Charles Richet
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In news:

Over the past few years, transoesophageal echocardio-graphy (TEE) has become an integral part of the assessment of the patient at the time of cardiac surgery, after the patient has been anaesthetised.
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In science:

Determination of the precision of spike timing in the visual cortex of anaesthetised cats.
A model of Poissonian interactions and detection of dependence
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