painkilling


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pain·kill·er

 (pān′kĭl′ər)
n.
An agent, such as an analgesic drug, that relieves pain.

pain′kill′ing adj.

painkilling

(ˈpeɪnˌkɪlɪŋ)
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to a drug or method of reducing or eliminating pain
Translations

painkilling

[ˈpeɪnˌkɪlɪŋ] ADJ [drug] → analgésico
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The 33-year-old has been having painkilling injections for an ankle injury but when asked whether that was the reason for him being missing Levein said: "No, I don't think so.
However, after that Paire developed a severe bout of back pain and spasms that need ongoing painkilling injections.
Mourinho was left fuming after the defender had six painkilling injections in a thigh injury before England's friendly against Germany.
RACGP President Dr Bastian Seidel said pain management has significant benefits for patients but painkilling medications must be prescribed and used responsibly.
DANNY BROUGH has revealed his last-gasp kicking heroics against New Zealand came after a series of painkilling injections.
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1 IT contains gingerol, an essential oil, which has been used since ancient times for its antiinflammatory and painkilling properties.
Kyle Walker has been receiving painkilling injections for a pelvic problem and the England manager is not prepared to take him to Brazil if the issue is not totally resolved.
Vettori, who is struggling through his T20 Big Bash contract in Australia with a worsening back injury that required three painkilling injections recently, faces a crunch meeting with New Zealand coach Mike Hesson and captain Brendon McCullum at the end of this month to discuss his international future.
He said: "I'll need painkilling injections for the next two or three weeks then hopefully everything will be healed.
The Food Standards Agency has confirmed that "very low levels" of the painkilling medicine used on horses and other animals, known as bute, were detected in the corned beef.
I completed the course in two hours 39 minutes but only last week was having a painkilling injection in my knee to get me round the course as I have cartlidge problem.