Etymology
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analgesic (adj.)

"tending to remove pain," 1848, from analgesia + -ic. Alternative form analgetic (from Greek analgetos "without pain") is classically correct but less common. The noun meaning "an analgesic preparation, anything which removes pain" is recorded by 1860.

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Definitions of analgesic
1
analgesic (n.)
a medicine used to relieve pain;
Synonyms: anodyne / painkiller / pain pill
2
analgesic (adj.)
capable of relieving pain;
an analgesic effect
Synonyms: analgetic / anodyne
From wordnet.princeton.edu