anesthesiologist

noun an·es·the·si·ol·o·gist \ -ˌthē-zē-ˈä-lə-jist \
|Updated on: 16 Aug 2018

Definition of anesthesiologist

: anesthetist; specifically : a physician specializing in anesthesiology

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First Known Use of anesthesiologist

1922

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ANESTHESIOLOGIST Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of anesthesiologist for English Language Learners

  • medical : a doctor who specializes in anesthesia and anesthetics


Medical Dictionary

anesthesiologist

noun an·es·the·si·ol·o·gist
variants: or chiefly British anaesthesiologist play \ˌan-əs-ˌthē-zē-ˈäl-ə-jəst\

medical Definition of anesthesiologist

: anesthetist; specifically : a physician specializing in anesthesiology

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