• Definition for "local anesthesia"
    • Anesthesia characterized by the loss of feeling only…
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local anesthesia definition

  • noun:
    • Anesthesia characterized by the loss of feeling only in the region of the human body in which an anesthetic medication is used or injected.
    • loss of feeling in a tiny section of the human anatomy (as when a nearby anesthetic is inserted for a tooth removal)
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