general anesthesia


general anesthesia

noun

Definition of GENERAL ANESTHESIA

:  anesthesia affecting the entire body and accompanied by loss of consciousness
general anesthetic noun

First Known Use of GENERAL ANESTHESIA

1881

general anesthesia

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GENERAL ANESTHESIA

: anesthesia affecting the entire body and accompanied by loss of consciousness

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: general appearance
Previous Word in the Dictionary: general american
All Words Near: general anesthesia

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up general anesthesia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).