local anesthetic

noun

Medical Definition of local anesthetic

: an anesthetic for use on a limited and usually superficial area of the body

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“Local anesthetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/local%20anesthetic. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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