nurse-anesthetist

noun
nurse-anes·the·tist | \-ə-ˈnes-thət-əst, British -ˈnēs- \

Medical Definition of nurse-anesthetist 

: a registered nurse who has completed two years of additional training in anesthesia and is qualified to serve as an anesthetist under the supervision of a physician

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