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etherize

[′ē·thə‚rīz]
(medicine)
To produce anesthesia by administration of ether.
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On Monday September 27 the first surgical operation on an etherized patient in New Zealand took place at the Wellington Colonial Hospital, which had opened ten days previously.
The patient must be etherized, but the ethereal is often materialized through Gass's vivid 3-D glasses.
The average parish Sunday Mass is etherized because it rarely brings faith and the real world together.
In 1842, Georgia physician Crawford Long performed probably the first painless surgery on an etherized patient, and four years later, dentist William Morton demonstrated the procedure for astounded onlookers at Massachusetts General Hospital.
BloodSTOP([R]) gauze is made of etherized oxidized regenerated cellulose and is an inexpensive method for covering wounds and cuts on the skin's surface.
For twenty years I've stared my level best To see if evening--any evening--would suggest A patient etherized upon a table; In vain, I simply wasn't able.