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  • n. sulphuric ether used as an anaesthetic agent.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Sulphuric ether used as an anæsthetic agent.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Ethyl ether when used as an anesthetic.

Etymologies

New Latin, from Ancient Greek. (Wiktionary)

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