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anaesthesiology

[an-uh s-thee-zee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌæn əsˌθi ziˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
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anaesthesiologist, noun

anesthesiologist

[an-uh s-thee-zee-ol-uh-jist] /ˌæn əsˌθi ziˈɒl ə dʒɪst/
noun
1.
a physician who specializes in anesthesiology.
Also, anaesthesiologist.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; anesthesiolog(y) + -ist
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British Dictionary definitions for anaesthesiologist

anesthesiologist

/ˌænɪsˌθiːzɪˈɒlədʒɪst/
noun
1.
the US name for anaesthetist Compare anesthetist

anaesthesiology

/ˌænɪsˌθiːzɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the US name for anaesthetics
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Word Origin and History for anaesthesiologist
anaesthesiologist
1947, from anaesthesia + -ologist.
anesthesiologist
alt. spelling of anaesthesiologist (q.v.). See ae.
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