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  • adj. Alternative spelling of anaesthetic.
  • n. Alternative spelling of anaesthetic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of rendering insensible.
  • adj. Characterized by, or connected with, insensibility.
  • n. That which produces insensibility to pain, as chloroform, ether, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. etc. See anesthetic, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to or producing insensibility
  • adj. characterized by insensibility
  • n. a drug that causes temporary loss of bodily sensations

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