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anesthesiology

[an-uh s-thee-zee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌæn əsˌθi ziˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the science of administering anesthetics.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; anesthesi(a) + -o- + -logy
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  • The writer describes how the field of anesthesiology has adopted this precept and seen extraordinarily successful results.
British Dictionary definitions for anesthesiology

anaesthesiology

/ˌænɪsˌθiːzɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the US name for anaesthetics

anesthesiology

/ˌænɪsˌθiːzɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the US name for anaesthetics
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Word Origin and History for anesthesiology
n.

alternative spelling of anaesthesiology (q.v.). See ae.

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anesthesiology in Medicine

anesthesiology an·es·the·si·ol·o·gy (ān'ĭs-thē'zē-ŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The medical specialty concerned with the pharmacological, physiological, and clinical basis of anesthesia, including resuscitation, intensive respiratory care, and pain management.


an·es·the·si·ol·o·gist (-jĭst)
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anesthesiology in Science
anesthesiology
  (ān'ĭs-thē'zē-ŏl'ə-jē)   
The branch of medicine that deals with the study and application of anesthetics.
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