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anesthesiologist

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noun an·es·the·si·ol·o·gist \-ˌthē-zē-ˈä-lə-jist\

Simple Definition of anesthesiologist

  • medical : a doctor who specializes in anesthesia and anesthetics

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of anesthesiologist

  1. :  anesthetist; specifically :  a physician specializing in anesthesiology

1922

First Known Use of anesthesiologist

1922


Medical Dictionary

anesthesiologist

noun an·es·the·si·ol·o·gist

Medical Definition of anesthesiologist

  1. :  anesthetist; specifically :  a physician specializing in anesthesiology



Variants of anesthesiologist

or chiefly British anaesthesiologist \ˌan-əs-ˌthē-zē-ˈäl-ə-jəst\play

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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "anesthesiologist"


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