Anesthesia meaning
[an-uh s-thee-zhuh]
Definitions of anesthesia is:
  • noun anesthesia
    a partial or total loss of the sense of pain, temperature, touch, etc., produced by disease
  • noun anesthesia
    a loss of sensation induced by an anesthetic, hypnosis, or acupuncture and limited to a specific area (local anesthesia) or involving a loss of consciousness (general anesthesia)
  • noun anesthesia
    Medicine/Medical. general or local insensibility, as to pain and other sensation, induced by certain interventions or drugs to permit the performance of surgery or other painful procedures.