inhalation anaesthetic

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n inhalation anaesthetic a gas that produces general anesthesia when inhaled
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Usage

In literature:

The paroxysm may be relieved by opiates, or the inhalation, under due precaution, of anaesthetic vapours.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
He opened his eyes, the same Sir Richard that had inhaled the anaesthetic so obediently.
"Mortmain" by Arthur Cheny Train
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