postanesthetic

adjective
post·​an·​es·​thet·​ic
variants: or chiefly British postanaesthetic \ -​ˈthet-​ik How to pronounce postanesthetic (audio) \

Medical Definition of postanesthetic

: occurring in, used in, or being the period following administration of an anesthetic postanesthetic encephalopathy

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“Postanesthetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/postanesthetic. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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