cryoanesthesia cry·o·an·es·the·sia (krī'ō-ān'ĭs-thē'zhə)
Localized application of cold as means of producing regional anesthesia. Also called refrigeration anesthesia.
|insensibility resulting from cold|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|