narcosis definition

  • noun:
    • an ailment of deep stupor or unconsciousness produced by a drug or any other compound.
    • Unconsciousness due to a drug, anaesthetic or other compound.
    • Privation of feeling or awareness, considering a narcotic.
    • In pathology, the stupefying effectation of a narcotic; narcotism.
    • unconsciousness induced by narcotics or anesthesia

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