1. SYN: analgesic (1). 2. Associated with decreased pain perception.

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an·al·get·ic -'jet-ik n or adj ANALGESIC

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an·al·get·ic (an″əl-jetґik) analgesic.

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  • analgetic — adjective or noun see analgesia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • analgetic — adj. insensitive to pain …   English contemporary dictionary

  • analgetic — an·al·get·ic …   English syllables

  • analgetic —   n. & a. (drug) arresting pain …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Phenalgin — Phe*nal gin, n. [Phenyl + analgetic + in.] (Pharm.) An ammoniated compound of phenyl and acetamide, used as an analgesic and antipyretic. It resembles phenacetin in its therapeutic action. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • analgesia — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek analgēsia, from an + algēsis sense of pain, from algein to suffer pain, from algos pain Date: circa 1706 insensibility to pain without loss of consciousness • analgesic adjective or noun • analgetic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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