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neuroleptanalgesia

noun neu·ro·lept·an·al·ge·sia \ ˈn(y)u̇r-ə-ˌlep-ˌtan-ᵊl-ˈjē-zhə, -z(h)ē-ə \
variants: or neuroleptoanalgesia play \ˌn(y)u̇r-ə-ˈlep-tō-ˌan-\

medical Definition of neuroleptanalgesia

:joint administration of a tranquilizing drug and an analgesic especially for relief of surgical pain

neuroleptanalgesic

play \-ˈjē-zik, -sik\ adjective

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