nurse anesthetist

noun

plural nurse anesthetists
: a registered nurse certified to administer anesthetics

Word History

First Known Use

1906, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nurse anesthetist was in 1906

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“Nurse anesthetist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nurse%20anesthetist. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

Medical Definition

nurse anesthetist

noun

: a registered nurse who has completed two or more years of additional specialized training and education and is certified to administer anesthetics
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