Etymology
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anesthetist (n.)

"one who administers anesthetics," 1861, from stem of anesthesia + -ist.

updated on January 09, 2017

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Definitions of anesthetist from WordNet

anesthetist (n.)
a specialist who administers an anesthetic to a patient before he is treated;
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