eserinize

transitive verb
es·​er·​in·​ize
variants: or British eserinise \ ˈes-​ə-​rə-​ˌnīz \
eserinized or British eserinised; eserinizing or British eserinising

Medical Definition of eserinize

: to treat with physostigmine especially to enhance the physiological effect of acetylcholine proceeded to eserinize both eyes of a rabbit— Otto Loewi

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