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Anaesthetic

Definition noun, plural: anesthetics (pharmacology) A drug or an agent that is used to produce temporary and partial loss of... Read More

Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking: Wade Davis and the Secret of the Zombie Poison By Patrick D. Hahn Accepted on September 4, 2007 Twenty... Read More

Port

port This is an implated access device which allows professional carers to draw blood and make intravenous (or... Read More

Phantom

phantom That which has only an apparent existence; an apparition; a specter; a phantasm; a sprite; an airy spirit; an ideal... Read More

Nitrous oxide

nitrous oxide (Science: chemical) nitrogen oxide (n2o). A colourless, odourless gas that is used as an anaesthetic and... Read More

Anaesthesia

Definition noun An induced reversible loss of perception of pain and other sensations Supplement Anaesthesia is an induced... Read More

Sulfuric ether

sulfuric ether --> diethyl ether CH3CH2OCH2CH3;a flammable, volatile organic solvent used in extraction procedures;... Read More

Dry leprosy

Dry leprosy --> anaesthetic leprosy a form of leprosy chiefly affecting the nerves, marked by hyperesthesia succeeded by... Read More