Definitions for "Anaesthetic"
A drug or drugs given to produce unconsciousness before and during surgery
Drug which stops feeling, especially pain. A general anaesthetic will also make you unconscious. A local anaesthetic just stops feeling in part of the body.
A drug that stops nerves conducting sensations (pain, light touch, deep pressure, taste) to the brain. Can be injected. Can be applied as a paste or gel onto the skin. Commonest form is lidocaine or lignocaine. Can be used to make some piercing procedures painless.
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Keywords:  anaesthesia, agent, produce
An agent used to produce anaesthesia.