glove-and-stocking anesthesia

noun

Definition of glove-and-stocking anesthesia

: glove anesthesia accompanied by anesthesia in the foot sometimes extending farther up the leg and usually associated with hysteric states

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Learn More about glove-and-stocking anesthesia

Dictionary Entries near glove-and-stocking anesthesia

gloup

glout

glove

glove-and-stocking anesthesia

glove anesthesia

glove box

glove compartment

Statistics for glove-and-stocking anesthesia

Look-up Popularity

Comments on glove-and-stocking anesthesia

What made you want to look up glove-and-stocking anesthesia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to spread over or through

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!