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 for anaesthetize
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  anaesthetize \a*n[ae]s"the*tize\, anesthetize \a*nes"the*tize\,
     ([a^]n*[e^]s"th[-e]*t[imac]z), v. t. (Med.)
     To produce anesthesia by an an[ae]sthetic. --Encyc. Brit.
     [1913 Webster + AS]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  anesthetize \anesthetize\ v. t.
     To cause to become unconscious by administration of an
     anaesthetic agent. [Also spelled anaesthetize.]
  
     Syn: put to sleep, put under, put out.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  anaesthetize
      v 1: administer an anesthetic drug to; "The patient must be
           anesthetized before the operation"; "anesthetize the gum
           before extracting the teeth" [syn: anesthetize,
           anaesthetize, anesthetise, anaesthetise, put under,
           put out] [ant: bring around, bring back, bring
           round, bring to]

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