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under

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adverb un·der \ˈən-dər\

Medical Definition of under

  1. :  in or into a condition of unconsciousness <put the patient under prior to surgery>




2

under

preposition un·der

Medical Definition of under

  1. :  receiving or using the action or application of <an operation performed under local anesthesia>




3

under

adjective un·der

Medical Definition of under

  1. :  being in an induced state of unconsciousness <given intravenously when the patient is under—C. A. Birch>





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