Anaesthetic awareness



noun
the gaining of consciousness by an anaesthetized patient during a surgical operation

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  • Anaesthetics

    . a substance that produces , as halothane, procaine, or ether. pertaining to or causing physical insensibility: an anesthetic gas. physically insensitive: Halothane is used to produce an anesthetic state. Historical Examples The operation has been rendered painless by the use of anaesthetics. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 2 Various We did not […]

  • Anaesthetise

    . verb (transitive) to render insensible to pain by administering an anaesthetic v. 1848, from Greek anaisthetos (see anaesthesia) + -ize. Related: Anaesthetized; anaesthetizing.



  • Anaesthetised

    . verb (transitive) to render insensible to pain by administering an anaesthetic v. 1848, from Greek anaisthetos (see anaesthesia) + -ize. Related: Anaesthetized; anaesthetizing.

  • Anaesthetize

    . verb (transitive) to render insensible to pain by administering an anaesthetic v. 1848, from Greek anaisthetos (see anaesthesia) + -ize. Related: Anaesthetized; anaesthetizing.



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