Definition of "anesthesiology" [anesthesiology]

  • The medical study and application of anesthetics. (noun)

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Use "anesthesiology" in a sentence
  • "Completion of the core residency in anesthesiology that qualifies the candidate to enter the certification process of the American Board of Anesthesiology or its equivalent."
  • "“The art and science of anesthesiology is choosing the right dose,” explained Liem."
  • "Prosecutors are expected to conclude their portion of the case by calling anesthesiology professor and researcher Dr. Steven Shafer, a leading expert on propofol."