anesthetise

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v anesthetise 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:

Enemy gun positions far behind the lines are being plastered with high explosives and anesthetised with gas shells.
""And they thought we wouldn't fight"" by Floyd Gibbons
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