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sedation

noun se·da·tion \si-ˈdā-shən\

Definition of SEDATION

1
:  the inducing of a relaxed easy state especially by the use of sedatives
2
:  a state resulting from sedation—see conscious sedation, deep sedation
March 30, 2015
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