(med) a drug that produces local anaesthesia Often shortened to local See anaesthesia (sense 2)
[loh-kal, -kal] /ˈloʊˈkæl, -ˌkæl/ adjective 1. .
- Locked-in syndrome
noun 1. a condition in which a person is conscious but unable to move any part of the body except the eyes: results from damage to the brainstem
- Locked knee
locked knee n. A disorder of the knee joint that prevents the leg from being fully extended, usually resulting from damage to the semilunar cartilage.
[lok-er] /ˈlɒk ər/ noun 1. a chest, drawer, compartment, closet, or the like, that may be locked, especially one at a gymnasium, school, etc. for storage and safekeeping of clothing and valuables. 2. Nautical. a chest or compartment in which to stow things. 3. a refrigerated compartment, as in a , that may be rented […]