noun anes·thyl \-thə̇l\
variants: less commonly


\-təl, -ˌtīl\

Definition of anesthyl



  1. :  a mixture of ethyl and methyl chlorides used for the production of local anesthesia by spraying

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Origin and Etymology of anesthyl

New Latin anesthesia + English -yl or -ile

First Known Use: 1893

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a trip made at another's expense

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