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nar·co·sis

 (när-kō′sĭs)
n. pl. nar·co·ses (-sēz)
A condition of deep stupor or unconsciousness produced by a drug or other chemical substance.

[New Latin narcōsis, from Greek narkōsis, a numbing, from narkoun, to benumb, from narkē, numbness.]
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narcosis

(nɑːˈkəʊsɪs)
n
(Medicine) unconsciousness induced by narcotics or general anaesthetics
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nar•co•sis

(nɑrˈkoʊ sɪs)

n.
a state of drowsiness or stupor.
[1685–95; < New Latin < Greek nárkōsis= narkō-, variant s. of narkoûn to make numb, derivative of nárkē numbness + -sis -sis]
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narcosis, narcoma

a condition of stupor or unconsciousness induced by drugs.
See also: Drugs
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.narcosis - unconsciousness induced by narcotics or anesthesia
unconsciousness - a state lacking normal awareness of the self or environment
nitrogen narcosis - confused or stuporous state caused by high levels of dissolved nitrogen in the blood; "deep-sea divers can suffer nitrogen narcosis from breathing air under high pressure"
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Translations

narcosis

[nɑːˈkəʊsɪs] Nnarcosis f, narcotismo m
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narcosis

nNarkose f
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nar·co·sis

n. narcosis.
1. letargo y alivio de dolor por el efecto de narcóticos;
2. drogadicción.
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