curarize

play
verb cu·ra·rize \kyu̇-ˈrär-ˌīz, ku̇-\

Definition of curarize

curarized

;

curarizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to treat with curare

curarization

play \kyu̇-ˌrär-ə-ˈzā-shən, ku̇-\ noun

1875

First Known Use of curarize

1875


Medical Dictionary

curarize

transitive verb cu·ra·rize
variants: or British

curarise

\-ˈrär-ˌīz\play

Medical Definition of curarize

curarized

or British

curarised

;

curarizing

or British

curarising

  1. :  to treat with curare

curarization

or British

curarisation

\-ˌrär-ə-ˈzā-shən\play noun

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